Flower basket "Mt. Penglai"

Iizuka Rokansai (1890-1958) and Photo by Otani Ichiro1950年頃

Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University

Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University
Kyoto, Japan

This is made by splitting a single bamboo in the center and bending and rolling the split sides. Although simple, it requires a great artistic sense and high-level skills to create.


  • Title: Flower basket "Mt. Penglai"
  • Creator: Iizuka Rokansai (1890-1958), Photo by Otani Ichiro
  • Date Created: 1950年頃
  • Physical Dimensions: H 23.0 cm, W 71.0 cm, L 22.0 cm
  • Original Source: Saito Masamitsu Collection

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