Zen painting of a Hotei reaching for the moon, mounted as a Kakejiku, hanging scroll.
Ink on paper.
Attributed to: Oguri Sotan (1413-1481)
Size of painting paper: 42 cm X 93 cm
Size of mounting: 52.5 cm X 181 cm
Note: Hotei, reaching for the moon which is symbol of enlightenment. The moon always wherever giving off the light. And the Hotei also showing whereever showing the figure of enlightenment. Happy and Peacefull.
Mounted with old brocade.
Authenticated on the storage box by Shino Kosei.