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My heart is like the autumn moon,Shining pure and lucid on the green pond; No, nothing can compare—How should I explain?


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Dimensions: 17x70

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Gallery: Taikan Monju

Scroll Notes: Original mounting with wooden box. Good condition.


Zen ragamuffin Kanzan reading his most famous poem from a blank scroll.

About the Artist

Taikan Monju spent many years as head of the monks' hall in Nanzen-ji. Taikan was a disciple of the famous master Torei. Like his master, Taikan produced many zenga, but he was a much better artist than Torei.

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