Old Japan: Large albumen photo, depicting the main building of “Kiyomizu at Kyoto”. The photo shows details of the spectacular wooden construction on which the building rests.
Antique Japanese albumen Photo, tinted, thin paper, fixed on paper with small glue spots at he corners.
Size: 10,1 x 7,8 inches. Fine condition, app. 1885.
Kiyomizu-dera (清水寺), officially Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera (音羽山清水寺) is an independent Buddhist temple in eastern Kyoto. The temple is part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities) UNESCO World Heritage site.
Japanese Albumen Photo Kiyomizu at Kyoto. 1880s