He was the famous Haiku poet of Japan.
He was born in Edo in 1865.
His real name was Shotaro Murakami .
He studied Haiku with Shiki Masaoka .
He sponsored (Hototogisu) Haiku books .
He died in 1938 at the age of 73.
Wood box included.
Artwork is in good condition
with some light creasing.
(But,they are not conspicuous.)