No. 5702

絵てぬぐい「奥のほそ道」

雁千穂 ¥1728

『奥の細道画巻』は、俳人・画家の与謝蕪村が、崇敬してやまなかった松尾芭蕉の『奥の細道』を書き写して挿絵を添えた傑作。
その挿絵をモチーフに、『奥の細道』の冒頭部分と俳句2首を組み合わせた。
冊子風に畳めば、和綴じ仕上げのようになる作り。

Art Tenugui "Picture Scroll of Oku no Hosomichi"

Haiku is the Japanese original style of poetry, expressing a single moment with only 17 syllables.
The motif is based on the artwork “Picture Scroll of Oku no Hosomichi” by Yosa Buson, the famous Haiku poet and painter of the Edo period, with the two Haiku poems from “Oku no Hosomichi (The Narrow Road to the Deep North)” a travel diary by Matsuo Basho, the well known Haiku poet Yosa Buson admired.
This Tenugui can be folded to form a Japanese style book.