[Single-storied Pagoda, Hachiman Shrine, Kamakura]

Felice Beato1867–1868

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

View of a square-based pagoda with a false second story and capped with a finial. The whole building sits on a raised platform with two visible series of steps leading to the main structure. Also visible are four men sitting and standing near the pagoda.


  • Title: [Single-storied Pagoda, Hachiman Shrine, Kamakura]
  • Creator: Felice Beato
  • Date Created: 1867–1868
  • Location Created: Kamakura, Japan
  • Physical Dimensions: 28.2 × 23.5 cm (11 1/8 × 9 1/4 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 2007.26.207.5
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Creator Display Name: Felice Beato (English, born Italy, 1832 - 1909)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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