(橘祇徳; d. 1767)
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
26.5 x 47.2 cm (10 3/8 x 18 5/8 in.)
In front of Hitomaro Shrine / composed poems all day all alone / to fulfill the vow to compose one thousand poems in a day. // Late in the day / that is drawing to a close / at the God’s domicile.
Painted by Gitoku
Tachibana gai Gitoku