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Celebrating the Legacy of Yinyuan Longqi (Ingen Ryuki) and the Art of Ōbaku

Celebrating the Legacy of Yinyuan Longqi (Ingen Ryuki) and the Art of Ōbaku

LOTUS FLOWER HALL BY DUZHAN XINGYING (Jp. Dokutan Shōkei)

Lotus Flower Hall, 1704
Calligrapher: Duzhan Xingying 獨湛性瑩 (Jp. Dokutan Shōkei, 1628-1706)
Inscribed and dated on the reverse by Ikka Genkai乙華元開 (active c. 1704)
Japan, Edo period (1615–1868)
Temple signboard, ink, color, gold leaf, wood
66 x 105 x 12 cm
Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Museum purchase: Barbara Benton Wescoe Fund, 1979.0101

 

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