Zengai Dorin “Painting of a wooden stick”

ID 12408

Zengai Dorin

1836-1898

The Myoshin-ji branch. The 554th chief abbot of Myoshin-ji. Zen master of Zuisen-ji in Inuyama and Tentaku monastery in Zuiryo-ji, Gifu.

 

如意図 君が為に幾たびか下る蒼龍の窟(碧巌録)

Painting of a wooden stick.

I will try to go to the Dragon’s cave again and again until I can obtain his jewel. ( Blue cliff record )

 

Paper Dimension 104.5*41.8

Whole Dimension 166.6*54.4

Normal style silk mounting. Sumi ink on paper, fine. Mounting, good.

Paulownia box

 

Price 80,000JPY

 

Pen name: Hisou-ken, Tekisui-ken. Dharma transmission from Settan Shohaku in Shinpuku-ji in Ngara, Gifu. He also practiced Zen under Kyuho in Joko-ji and Tetsugyu Soin. He was invited to be the abbot of Zuisen-ji in 1879 and established the monastery. The he moved to Tentaku monastery in Zuiryo-ji by the Keichu Bundo’s requet. He became ill and cured at Ryosen-an, the sub-temple of Myoshin-ji.

 

 

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