Sumi ink on paper.

Vintage kimono silk mounting with polished cement finials.

Calligraphy and painting by J.C.Brown

scroll 45.5 x 17.5 in.

Broken teabowl

A senryū poem collected by Karai Hachiemon (1718-1790), pen name Senryū.


Kōkai wa shitemo chawan wa warete iru

You may be sorry but the teabowl is still broken