otagaki rengetsu poem scroll

Otagaki Rengetsu | Poem




The clear
enlightening wind
of the Buddha;
blowing across the mountains:
a procession of white clouds.


The character on the right is "Kiriku" the Amida’s seed syllable (shuji).


Otagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875)


Ink on fabric

12.3 x 9.8 cm (4¾ x 3¾ in.)

Mounting 132 x 33 cm (52 x 13 in.)

Wooden box

SKU: R1433