Tokuriki, Tomikichiro – Yamato Kawakami Shrine – S0196

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Tokuriki, Tomikichiro – Yamato Kawakami Shrine – S0196

$152.00

This is print 10 in the series and depicts Niu Kawakami Shrine in Nara in autumn. This Shinto shrine became the object of Imperial patronage during the early Heian period. In 965, Emperor Murakami ordered that Imperial messengers were sent to report important events to the guardian kami of Japan. These heihaku were initially presented to 16 shrines including the Niukawakami Shrine.

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Uchida Bijutsu Shoten

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Ohmi Gallery 14017

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