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Sengai, the Zen master

Sengai

Sengai, the Zen master

paintings from the Idemitsu Museum of Arts, Tokyo

by Sengai

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Published by Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sengai, 1751-1837 -- Exhibitions,
  • Painting, Zen -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[organized by the Art Gallery of New South Wales].
    ContributionsIdemitsu Bijutsukan., Art Gallery of New South Wales.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND2073.S38 A4 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[83] p. :
    Number of Pages83
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2771839M
    ISBN 100730512320
    LC Control Number86132618
    OCLC/WorldCa16527726

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A man of many talents, Sengai became especially well known for his ink paintings. But as contributor Hirokazu Yatsunami tells us, at age eighty Sengai decided to give up painting altogether, saying he was deeply ashamed of his.

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