Tsuru Musubi

Iizuka Shōkansai

  • Material

    Susudake (smoked bamboo)

  • Size

    38 (h) x 20 x 15 cm

  • Box

    Original box signed by the artist

  • Published

    The Beauty of Japanese Bamboo Art - Galerie Mingei

  • More informations

    Mutsume weave (hexagonal stitch) (Horizontal weave is doubled)

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Tsuru-musubi musubi wo tsuru no kake musubi (Tsuru means a “vine” but also a “crane”. Musubi means a bow. Kake means “fasten” or “tie” but also means a play on words. Shōkansai Played a word game with 2 words tsuru for “vine” and “crane”, kake for “word game” and “tie”.)