Screen with a picture of dance at rin-ouji temple° 1°ň
1604 PRESERVED GILD SCREEN NIKKO
[ID] 16°°°°( ID:16 )
[Photographer] Kusakabe,Kinbei
[Album] Kusakabe,Kinbei (Album)
[Place] Nikko
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 260x200
[Cabinet] 1-16-0
[Keyword] temple
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One of two gold screens at Rinoji Temple. This screen was ordered for the 21st anniversary of the death of the Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu. 72 dancers are portrayed on the screen. Bugaku is a form of dance brought to Japan from the Asian continent, and names of the dancing styles from China, Persia etc. are written on the screen.