Poem by Funya no Asayasu, court pages in boat trying to keep it steady in the wind as they harvest lotus leaves, from the series One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets, Explained by the Nurse

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Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Poem by Funya no Asayasu, court pages in boat trying to keep it steady in the wind as they harvest lotus leaves, from the series One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets, Explained by the Nurse
late 1830s - Japan
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