Large Sumi-e Brush With Bamboo Handle
This listing is for a Sumi-e brush that is designed for very dramatic and bold mark-making. The brush has a huge bristle head (8" in length) and a 20" long handle. The bamboo handle has a burned-in striped pattern and a leather hanging strap.
The ferrule is porcelain can have a sgraffito bamboo leaf painting and green celadon glaze.
The porcelain ferrule is 5" in height.
The bristle head is 8" in length, and is made with semi-coarse mixed horsehair. It is naturally tapered and has a nice amount of softness while maintaining its spring.
- 5" X4" Porcelain Ferrule
- 8" Horsehair Bristle Head
- Handle Length 20"
This brush is ideal for artists that are interested in working on a large scale. The handle length will accommodate working in s standing position or on a large hanging canvas. The horsehair bristle is a really nice combination of soft and mildly coarse hair. The natural taper of the bristle will allow the brush to move easily across the painting surface.