Friday, May 01, 2009

Hanami at Kiyomizu Kannon Shrine, by Kunisada Utagawa

The spectacular painting below, by Kunisada Utagawa, depicts flower-viewing (hanami) at Kiyomizu Kannon Shrine—which you can still visit today.

More Utagawa images here.

This is only part of the amazing painting. Click the see the whole thing.

—Mellow Monk

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