Edo period, 1824
Hanging scroll; ink and light color on paper
137.3 x 49.1 cm (54 x 19 3/8 in.)
The tattered bamboo hat is all covered with snow; / in a lone boat is an old fisherman. / Gazing at the empty woods in sunset, / he seems tied down in the frozen stream.
Painted at Chikuden’s residence in the sixth month of 1824. Sōhei U
Shiseki Tengai; Sōhei; Kōu