Mutoku Ryogo ” Tea “

ID No: 9683

Name: Mutoku Ryogo

Sect: Zen.Soto

Birth and Death: 1651-1742

Temple: Jissyou-in,Ishikawa. Hoda-ji, Ueno Tokyo. Dainei-ji, Ymaguchi. Zuigan-ji, Simane.

 

 

 

Text:  Tea.   Anyway, you have reached or not.  Have a cup of tea. Painted by Zuiun Mutoku.

 

 

Style: Horizontal Paper Mounting

Condition: Paper Fine, Mounting Fine 

Whole Dimension: 111.2*59.2  Paper Dimension: 29*46.6

Box: Paulownia

 

Price: 600,000JPY

 

He came from Aizu. His secular surname was Yamaguchi. Dharma transmission from Kaiou Junho. At beginning, he practiced Zen under Rihoku Ryojuu in Kissho-ji, Edo. He also practice under Ingen, Mokuan, Cho’on and Dokutan in Obaku and Bankei in Rinzai. Then he moved and practiced under Kaiou in Jisso-in, Kaga. He became the abbot of Shohuku-ji in 1689.