Morigami Jin bamboo flower basket Hanakago
The title of this work is “Tojingasa” “ Chinese broad brim hat”
And it perfectly explains the shape!
Made with thin strips of madake bamboo in different techniques, rattan and lacquer. Insert water container in black lacquered bamboo. Signed “Jin” .
H 20 cm x Ø 23 cm
Morigami Jin ( Osaka b.1955 ), is now living and working in Beppu, Kyushu, Japan. He is one of the most succesful bamboo artist of his generation; his unique artworks have become part of collections like the Museum of Art and Design and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, The Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, the Denver Art Museum, Colorado and many more are can be added to the list.