Zen Word drawn by Buddhist Monk

[ Zen Phrase ] drawn by Buddhist Priest
Reference Number
" Zen Phrase " by Buddhist Priest
Genju Eon (? - 1994?)

Eon was a Buddhist priest belonged to the Myoshin-Ji school of the Rinzai-Shu Sect of Zen Buddhism.
He was the 21st head priest of the Soufuku-Ji Temple in Gifu city of Gifu Prefecture.
The Soufuku-Ji is with a long and distinguished history.
It was founded in the spring of 1390.
It was assigned as the family temple of the Oda family by Oda Nobunaga, greatest Samurai lord in the Sengoku period.

Signature & Seal
Part of Writing
Japanese Paper, 110.5 x 27 cm ( 43.5 x 10.6 inches )
Silk, 179 x 30 cm ( 70.5 x 11.8 inches )
Roller End Material
Japanese Pottery
Wood Box (Not Original)

There are spots to some extent on the drawing part.
A few folds are recognized.
Although, the condition of this scroll is not bad.
A Kanji Zen phrase is drawn in good form with Japanese brush.
The phrase means "A mind in comfort like a big mountain".
This scroll is for Chanoyu (Japanese tea ceremony).
Of course, it is also good for hanging in a ordinary room.

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Zen Word drawn with Japanese Sumi Ink
In Kakemono Wood Box
In Wooden Box
Rakkan Signature & Stamps of Genju Eon
Signature & Seals
Roller End made of Japanese Pottery
Roller End
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