Higashi Honganji
Image View Description:

Goeido (Founder's Hall), Exterior: Roof Detail viewed from Amidado (Amida Hall) Temporary Structure

Date:
1602 (built), 1895 (rebuilt), 2010 (renovation)
Location:
Kyoto (Japan)
Work Type:
architecture
Culture:
Japanese
Style/Period:
Early Edo/Meiji
Measurements:
L.: 76m x W.: 58 m x H.: 38 m
Photographer:
Caleb Smith
Notes:

175,967 roof tiles

Image Source:
The Trustees of Columbia University, Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archaeology
Record ID:
honganji_155