Daitokuji (Kyoto): Ryokoin, Mittanseki: northwest corner

Creator:
Kobori Enshu 小堀遠州, 1579-1647
Published/Created:
1628-1639, rebuilt 1649
Physical Description:
4.5 mats
Notes:
Mittanseki was built in the northwest corner of the Ryokoin shoin. Ryokoin was built in 1608 by Kuroda Nagamasa, in memory of his father. The founding monk was Shun'oku Soen. The calligraphy by Mian Xianje was first hung there in 1641. The alcove and c
Variant Titles:
大徳寺竜光院密庵席[[
Topics:
Architecture -- Japan -- Kyoto Prefecture -- Kyoto -- (YVRC)
Japanese tea ceremony -- (LC)
Culture:
Buddhist, Zen: Rinzai sect
Edo period, 1615-1868
Kirei sabi (gracefulness and simplicity)
Accession Number:
MY0617
Genre:
religious buildings: temples (AAT)
tea houses, tea rooms (chashitsu) (YVRC)
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Title:
Asian Collection (Mimi Hall Yiengpruksawan Personal Collection)
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 313966
OID:
582362
PID:
digcoll:1911817