Thibaud Hérem


Togo Jinja (Shrine)

Original drawing 70 x 35 cm, ink and watercolour.

Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan
Built in 1940, This shrine is dedicated to the spirit of Admiral Heihachiro Togo, celebrated as a shinto kami. The Togo Shrine was destroyed during WWII bombings and re-built in a more modern fashion in the 1960s.