Pagoda of Ninnaji Temple Cherry Trees of Omuro in Kyoto

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Pagoda of Ninnaji Temple Cherry Trees of Omuro in Kyoto

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The delicately drawn pink cherry petals in the foreground contrast with the large dark pagoda in the distance. Ninnaji temple is the head temple of the Omuro school of the Shingon Sect of Buddhism. Located in western Kyoto, it was founded in 888 AD by the retired Emperor Uda. It is part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its five-storied pagoda is a National Treasure of Japan and hundreds of cherry trees are planted around it. The temple compound is especially famous for its historic interest and its scenic beauty.

Format is Oban tate-e. Not examined outside of frame.

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The delicately drawn pink cherry petals in the foreground contrast with the large dark pagoda in the distance. Ninnaji temple is the head temple of the Omuro school of the Shingon Sect of Buddhism. Located in western Kyoto, it was founded in 888 AD by the retired Emperor Uda. It is part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its five-storied pagoda is a National Treasure of Japan and hundreds of cherry trees are planted around it. The temple compound is especially famous for its historic interest and its scenic beauty.

Additional information

AKA

Tangyu Asada; Nakanishi Benji

Condition

Date of Creation

Dimensions

9"x14" viewed in frame

Medium

Publisher

Uchida

Reference

Ohmi Gallery 12011; artelino 72044

Series

NA

Signature

Signature in the image

Comments

Format is Oban tate-e. Not examined outside of frame.

Numbered

NA

References

Ohmi Gallery 12011; artelino 72044

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NA

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