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Tokyo Artrip - Shinto Shrines & Buddhist Temples
TOKYO ARTRIP is a unique series of cultural guidebooks on Tokyo from an art and design perspective. All texts, including addresses and store information, are written both in Japanese and English.
Based on the expertise and insights of local specialists, this edition will take you on a journey into the heart of Tokyo's Shinto & Buddhist scene. From hidden Torii gates and lost shrines to more prominent temples, let this guide take you on a spiritual tour of Tokyo.
Discover the city's most iconic and meaningful shrines and temples through a variety of perspectives, from the architecture and garden design to the Japanese art and Buddhist statues associated with them. Unlock the sense of history each shrine and temple holds.
The illustrations are from Japanese minimalist illustrator Noritake.
Measurements: 21 x 12 x 2 cm / 128 pages
Publisher: Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha
Printed in Japan