- Hon'ami Koetsu (本阿弥 光悦) [1558-1637]
- A Letter to Maeda Toshimasa (前田利政宛消息)
- 28.6 x 47.0cm
- With mounting
- 112.0 x 48.6cm
- Ink on paper
- April 21st (卯廿一日)
- *Signature of the writer in the middle.
*A former collection of Takayama Nagayuki.
*Remarked by 7th Kohitsu Ryotei.
*＊Takayama Nagayuki (1867-1937) is a politician and enterprenuer living from Meiji period to Showa period. He had appreciation for haiku, poem as well as caligraphy. Also he used to practise tea ceremony with famous persons such as Masuda Takashi and and Takahashi Yoshio.