ID No: 12274
Name; Ashi Kyodo
Birth and Death: 1808-1895
Sect: Zen. Rinzai
Temple: The Myoshin-ji branch, The 544th abbot. The Tofuku-ji branch, The 290th abbot.
Text: Painting of the Meiji period civilization.
A Jizo ( a leading people officer of the heaven ) and an Enma ( a judge of the hell ) are playing music together using a flute and a lute.
Both Heaven and the Hell is a day off. To enjoy the music regardless of the devil and the saints. They have really enjoy the time. The new wave of civilization comes over the heaven and the hell like the ground world. Hanazono, giving purple, Kyodo writing.
Style: Horizontal silk mounting
Condition: Paper fine, mounting good
Paper dimension; 30.9 x 57.8
Whole dimension; 122 x 69.7