Furukawa Taiko ” Three Jewels “

ID 10288

Furukawa Taiko

1871-1968

Zen Rinzai. The 629th abbot of Myoshin-ji. Seiken-ji, Shizuoka.

 

Painting of a three Jewels. Among three Jewels ( Buddha, Dharma, Sangha ) , Dharma is a especially significant.    The chief abbot of Myoshin-ji three times Taiko.

 

Paper Dimension 92.3*19.4

Whole Dimension 164.7*22

Vertical normal style silk mounting. Sumi ink on paper fine. Mounting good.

Pulownia box with self certification

 

Price 70,000円

 

Pen name: Reinan-shitsu. He practiced Zen under Kokan Soho in Myoshin-ji monastery. He became the abbot of Seiken-ji in Shizuoka in 1917. He became the secretary general of the Myoshin-ji branch in 1932. He was selected to be the chief abbot of Myoshin-ji in 1952 and stayed for 17 years. He built up a strong reputation as a prominent chief abbot.