When the ink has been hung from the ceiling and dried, its surface is polished with a clam shell, and finishing touches are made, such as decoration with gold dust or pigments.


  • Title: Finishing, Nara ink
  • Location Created: Nara prefecture
  • Subject Keywords: soot, monochrome, penmanship, ink painting, calligraphy
  • Type: stationery
  • Rights: © Nara Ink Organization

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