Shunso Joshu ” Noh dance “

ID No: 11662

Name: Shunso Joshu

Birth and Death: 1751-1839

 

Section: Zen. Rinzai

Temple: The Myoshin-ji branch. The 470th abbot of Myoshin-ji. Jikou-ji, Awa,Tokushima. Enpuku-ji, Yawata Kyoto.

 

Text: Painting Noh Dance ( San-ba-so ). Active dance with light steps and KIMONO sleeves fluttering in the air. If you would like eternal pleasure, look at this San-ba-so ( Noh dance ).  Shunso.

 

Style: Vertical silk mounting. Widely.

condition: Paper slightly faded. Mounting good.

Whole dimension: 205*47   Paper dimension: 114.8*44

Box: Paulownia

 

Price: ¥180,000

 

Honorific name: Daikankosho Zenji. Pen name: Ryoen-shitsu, Ryuzan-shitsu, Unsho-so. Dharma transmission from Suio Genro who was Dharma heir to Hakuin Zenji. Also practiced Zen under Ranzan in the Kogetsu school and under Tengei, Daikyu and Reigen in the Hakuin school. He was skilled at Zen painting.