Geki

One of Itchiku’s sequential works from the Ocean series, this one representing “movement”.  It depicts the violent changes in the current around the rocks. The New Seas series shows the research of Itchiku Kubota on natural elements under the influence of light, inspired by one of his main sources, the art of Claude Monet.

From the series: New Seas
Date: 2002
Dimensions: 204 x 127 cm
Technique: Tie-dyeing, ink painting on silk crepe (chirimen) with gold wefts
Type: Furisode (long-hanging sleeve)
ID Number: 1
Created By: Itchiku Kubota and Kobo