Fu Takenaka
The 1000 Torii in Kyoto
The 1,000 Torii at Kyoto’s Fushima Inari Shrine
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Fu Takenaka: The 1,000 Torii at Kyoto’s Fushima Inari Shrine

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Original woodblock print – Fu Takenaka (b. 1945) – The 1,000 Torii at Kyoto’s Fushima Inari Shrine – Signed and numbered in pencil by the artist

Size within the margin : 33,5 x 22 cm

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Original woodblock print – Fu Takenaka (b. 1945) – Kiyomizudera maple temple in Autumn- Signed and numbered in pencil by the artist

Heisei period (1989-2019)

Fu Takenaka was born in 1945. She worked for a design company and started late with printmaking, in 2003. The artist works in the technique of the Japanese woodblock print. Fu Takenaka is a member of the Japanese artist association Nihon Hanga-in and well known in Japan.

Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社, Fushimi Inari Taisha) is an important Shinto shrine in southern Kyoto. It is famous for its thousands of vermilion torii gates, which straddle a network of trails behind its main buildings. The trails lead into the wooded forest of the sacred Mount Inari, which stands at 233 meters and belongs to the shrine grounds.

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