Nantenbo ” Iron Stuff “

ID  00092

Tousyu Zenchu ( Nantenbo )

1839-1925

Zen Rinzai. The 586th chief abbot of Myoshin-ji. Kaisei-ji, NIshinomiya. Zuigan-ji, Matsushima.

 

If you’re afraid of this iron stuff ( Hell ),  You can go to Heaven. 84years old, Nantenbo. 

 

Paper Dimension 134*33

Whole Dimension 184*45.8

Sumi ink on paper. The mounting is original.

Paulownia box.

 

Price 90,000円

Honorific name Byakugai kutsu. He was born in Nagasaki. As a young, he entered the Yuko-ji temple of the Rinzai, and later he studied under the Sekio of Enpuku-ji Zen master in Kyoto, Ran’o of Jiko-ji in Tokushima, and Razan Genma in Bairin-ji, Kurume. Finally, he succeeded transmitted the Dharma from Razan. He visited and studied under 24 Zen masters around the country with a nandin stuff in hand, and after which he got his name. He died in 1925.