Artist: Studio Nohara
A parent and child pair of telescope-eye goldfish bags designed for holding incense. Goldfish were originally imported into Japan from China in the Muromachi period (1336-1573).
This kind of unique silk crepe handiwork first started in the Edo period (1603-1868).
This artwork is a one-off.
Material: pure silk (Antique tie-dye)
Parent Size: 15cm long, 5cm high
Child Size: 11cm longs, 3cm high
Colour: mixed (see photos)
Only 1 remains. Please be quick.