Priest of the Rinzan-Shu Sect of Zen Buddhism.
Sotaku was born in Tajima Province (Now Hyogo Prefecture) in 1840.
In 1876, he became the chief priest of the Hoshun-In Temple.
In 1892, he became the 483rd head priest of the Daikoku-Ji Temple which was founded in 1325 in Kyoto.
The scroll has been re-mounted.
The drawing part is a little foxed, and, there are some small spots and faint stains on it.
Although, the condition of this scroll is not bad.
A Kanji poem is written in good running style.
The calligraphy was done by the 483rd head priest of the Daitoku-Ji Temple in Kyoto.