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Gocho
Nationality: 
japanese
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1739
Death Date: 
1835
Priest name= Kaicho; Go= Doryu. Gocho, Hachiman Yonen Bonno Shujun, Hankon Mokusan Inshi, Issuitei, Juan Sanjin, Maboku Sanjin, Mushotoku Donyu, Roteijin; Zenga painter, priest of the Tendai sect, son of priest of the Shingon sect; at age 16 to Jufuku-ji, Higo to study under master Gokyoku. After his death in 1776 succeeded him as abot of the temple. Traveled much to Kyoto and Edo.Rough powerful paintings on Zen themes, also calligrpaher;