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Ascending Sun Calligraphy

The rising sun ascends to heaven.

[Signed] Murasakino [another name for Daitoku-ji] Kanshu 


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Dimensions: 81 in x 14 in

Purchase Ref #: 4196

Gallery: Hasegawa Kanshu

Scroll Notes: Good condition, with original mounting and box signed by the artist.


Just as the sun ascends to the highest point of heaven, we should strive to reach our full (enlightened) potential.

About the Artist

Hasegawa Kanshu (twentieth century) was a longtime abbot of Sangen-in, a major subtemple located on the grounds of Daitoku-ji in Kyoto. Kanshu's calligraphy is often displayed in contemporary tea ceremonies.

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