ID No: 11083
Name: Tekisui Giboku
Dates: 1822-1899 Sect: Zen. Rinzai.

Text: Painting of a staff. The staff was transformed into a dragon and swallowed up the whole universe in the last night. Mui old priest.

Temple: The Tenryu-ji branch. The 236th abbot of Tenryu-ji and the ex-chief abbot of the Tenryu-ji branch. The restorer of Tenryu-ji. Jisai-in and Rinkyu-in.

Data: Pen name: Mui-shitus, Ummo-an. Dharma transmission from Gisan Zenrai in Sogen-ji, Okayama. He also practiced Zen under Gido Shoken in Tenryu-ji. He became the Zen master of Tenryu-ji monastery in 1868 and the chief abbot of Tenryu-ji in 1871. His students were Ryusui Egyo, Ryoen Genseki, Toiku Tsuyo, Gazan Shotei and Tesshu Yamaoka as a layman. He produced many Zen masters and rebuilt Tenryu-ji, so he is called the refounder of Tenryu-ji.

Paper Dimension /cm: 118*30 Whole Dimension /cm: 188*34.7

Style: Vertical silk mounting. Normal style.
Condition: Paper: Fine. Mounting: Good.
Box: Paulownia.

PRICE Japanese Yen: 250,000JPY
REFERENCE PRICE USD: 2,244USD
TTB/RATE USD 1: 111.40JPY
UPDATE: 2017/12/15

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