Boatman by Hasui --- Hasui was a prominent Japanese painter in the late and early His paintings were mostly of rural life and landscapes in traditional oil and watercolor paint. However, he also created a large body of woodblock prints and
The Poet Ryosen by Kuniyoshi from the 100 Poems by 100 Poets series. Ryosen contemplates the autumn evening. His poem: In my loneliness/ I leave my little hut./ When I look around,/ Everywhere it is the same:/ One lone, darkening autumn eve.