Festivals and Customs in Kyoto


The Kyoto Festivals and Customs (1928) in the Nichibunken library collection has been made available for electronic viewing. It is a twovolume album of hand-painted pictures on silk by NAKAJIMA Sōyō depicting the annual festivals and customs of Kyoto at the beginning of the Shōwa period. These paintings are accompanied by explanatory texts written by the folklorist and Kyoto scholar EMA Tsutomu.

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