ID No: 11448
Name: Bokuju Soju
Birth and Death: 1820-1891
Section: Zen. Rinzai
Temple: The Daitoku-ji branch. The 471st chief abbot of the Daitoku-ji branch. Sukyo-ji which was built by Takuwan, Izushi Hyogo. Zen master of Daitoku-ji and Nanshu-ji monastery.
Style: Vertical silk mounting. Widely normal style.
Condition: Paper fine. Mounting good.
Whole dimension: 169*55.6 Paper dimension: 128.5*52
Pen name: Ryu’un-ken. Dharma transmission from Gisan Zenrai. He stayed Sukyo-ji in 1865 and moved to the Nanshu-ji monastery in 1870. He founded the monastery in Juko-in in Daitoku-ji. Zen master with a talent for a tea ceremony, Tanka and Haiku.