Lion's Roar Foundation – 12th Annual Lion's Roar Foundation Auction
Auction Ends: Nov 26, 2018 10:00 PM EST


Kazuaki Tanahashi: Large "Enso" Print

Item Number
Estimated Value
$175 USD
$250 USD to ssd510ec1
Number of Bids
19  -  Bid History

Item Description


Art director Liza Matthews calls this calligraphy "a brilliant contemporary example of a traditional Zen form." Created by Kaz Tanahashi when visiting and teaching a workshop it was one of ten from which he invited Liza to choose. It has since been on the cover of the magazine and gone on to be one of the most popular prints in the Online Store.

Kazuaki Tanahashi is an artist and writer trained in Japan and active in the United States as well as a Fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science. He has taught East Asian calligraphy at numerous international conferences of calligraphy and lettering arts. As a painter, he is the pioneer of the genre of "one stroke painting" as well as the creator of multi-color ensos (Zen circles). Zen Mountain Monastery in the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York has hosted his brush workshops since 1986.

Learn more about this wonderful artist at:

Archival-quality, fine art giclée reproduction.

Dimensions: 17" x 22"


Item Special Note


As of November 19th Canada Post and its employees have reached an impasse in contract negotiations that makes delivery of this item in time for the holiday season increasingly unlikely. Please take this into account when choosing to bid. We are able to arrange shipment by private carrier if the successful bidder is willing to cover the cost.


Postal shipping cost of $25 will be added at time of payment processing.

All prices $USD

At the conclusion of the auction, the winning bid will be charged to the credit card on file.