Bag

Artist: den TAJIMA KISHIKO
8,000 yen ($73.55 USD)
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den Tajima Kishiko produced this series of drawstring pouches and bags in a variety of shapes and sizes for a recent exhibition. The bags are constructed from a variety of fabrics ranging form very thin gauze to slightly heavier material. The bags sewn from thinner materials are only suitable for holding very lightweight objects.

Tajima-san hand dyes her textiles with kakishibu and a variety of mordants including aluminum, titanium and copper. Dyeing with persimmon tannin (kakishibu) dates back to ancient Japan and the technique produces a range of distinct earthy tones from muted oranges to burnished browns.

    PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Dimensions: W 23cm x H 30.5cm (incl handle 49cm)
  • Weight: 39g
  • Material: Linen
  • Product No: TK-50-2
  • Made in Japan

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