Ninsen Nyoe “Sumi ink Plum tree”

ID 12376

Ninsen Nyoe

1757-1821

Zen Rinzai. Dharma transmission from Hakuin.

 The 26th abbot of Zuisyo-ji, Tokyo. Fudo-ji, Yokkaichi in Mie. 

 

Ninsen Nyoe “Sumi ink Plum tree”

 

Paper Dimension 127*53

Whole Dimension 197*65

Vertical normal style silk mounting. Sumi ink on paper, little rough ,but restored. Mounting good. Remounting.

 

Price 90,000JPY

Pen name: Chikurin-Donin. His name was Jisen in the beginning, the later Ninsen in his priest name. His paintings, especially landscape and plum tree has established a strong reputation. He made friends with Myoan Fusai, Monchu Jofuku in Obaku and highly-educated men. He became the 26th abbot of Zuisho-ji in 1820.