Miyajima - 3 (Miyajima in Hiroshima)

Hiroto Norikane


Very peaceful spring scene. Absolutely beautiful.

Technique: Etching
Paper size: 14 and 1/4 inches wide by 10 and 1/4 inches tall
Sheet number: 150/500
Date: 2008
Signed: Handsigned by artist on the bottom margin.
Condition: Pristine condition.

Otorii(Very large Torii-gate) of this Itsukushima-jinja Shrine in Miyajima,Hiroshima becomes the important cultural property of the country appointment. There are 16m in height, 23m in width. It is to be the Heian era that a torii was built for the first time, but intensity of the hurt is indicated eight times so far that it is rebuilt. This torii was rebuilt to (1875) in 1875.