Hou

Calm flow of the current, quietness of gentle waves. 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.

Subtitle: Liveliness hidden within the tranquility
From the series: New Seas
Date: 2002
Dimensions: 206 x 132 cm
Technique: Tie-dyeing, ink painting, embroidery on silk crepe (chirimen) with gold wefts
Type: Furisode (long-hanging sleeve)
ID Number: 85
Created By: Itchiku Kubota and Kobo