Sengai Gibon  Calligraphy

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Calligraphy

Item Number 15037
Artist Sengai Gibon
Title Calligraphy
Biography Sengai Gibon (1750-1837) was a Japanese monk of Rinzai-shu, born in Mino (present southern Gifu Prefecture). The 123th chief priest of Shofuku-ji in Hakata, which is the first Zen temple in Japan. Learned under Gessen Zenne. Drew many ink paintings in Haiga style with spontaneous brush strokes. One of the masters of modern Zen paintings along with Hakuin Ekaku.
Description

ink on paper with silk mounting
dimensions: 130×54cm(artwork), 205×69cm(overall)
minor foxing in paper
with wooden storage box

Price 360,000Yen




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