Screen at Hie-sannou-sha


On this screen, the son of the 3rd shogun Iemitsu is going to worship at Hie-sannou-sya shrine. His childhood name was Takechiyo. He became the fourth shogun Ietuna. The sannou-sha shrine in those days was located in front of the Edo castle.
On the left of the screen, the main gate of the Edo castle is illustrated. And on the right, the sannou-sha shrine is illustrated. A lot of spectators are illustrated on both sides of the procession.

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