Painting Torii Gate At Fushimi Inari

Painting Torii Gate At Fushimi Inari

The thousands of torii gates of the Fushimi Inari Shrine are subject to wear due to bad weather and the Japanese humid climate. Fortunately, they are well maintained, undergoing maintenance and a fresh coat of paint when the time has come. Here an artisan is at work painting the black engravings on a torii gate.


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Country: Japan > Area: Kinki area > Prefecture: Kyōto-fu > City: Kyōto-shi > District: Inariyamakanyūchi

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