Kyoto Festivals and Customs

Alternative title
Creator of the archive / database
Alternative name of creator of the archive / database (in English)
International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Access right (for the whole achive or database)
open access
Description (in English)

Kyoto Festivals and Customs consists of a two-volume album of hand paintings that depict Kyoto’s annual festivals and customs during the pre-WWII era. Each painting accompanies a detailed description of the subject. While it has no interface in English, the ‘画帖一覧’ link brings you to the thumbnails of the images