Dawn moon of the Shinto rites (Shinji no zan­getsu)

Dawn moon of the Shinto rites (Shinji no zan­getsu)

The Sanno festival is a traditional event still celebrated on even-numbered years in Tokyo. The print shows a float with a dancer impersonating the Dragon King, preceded by another float with a crowing rooster on a drum, passing Edo castle. (printed June 1886)

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