Dawn Moon of the Shinto Rites - festival on a hill

Dawn Moon of the Shinto Rites - festival on a hill

Oban Tate-e (9.5 by 14.5 ins approx.)
Catalogue ID: Yoshitoshi 214#
Artist: Yoshitoshi
Date: 5 June 1886
Series: 100 Aspects of the Moon
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon
Description: An ancient Shinto shrine had long existed on Mount Hiei, an auspicious site outside Kyoto. When a Buddhist monastery was established there at the end of the eighth century, the monks continued to respect traditional Shinto practices.
Condition: Fine. Retains original Japanese album backing.
Impression: Fine.

Availability: Available

£640.00