October 25, 2016

Collection Name: Kite Collection

Collection Number: 4345

Post Type: History

This item was entered by Matthew Sutton. They assume full responsibility for all content.

Artist or Author: Nobuhiko Yoshizumi,,

Creation Year:

Length: 0.00

Height: 4.50

Width: 2.50


Miniature koi kites by Nobuhiko Yoshizumi (Japan). Two kites, made using washi, no spars, just on fold down the length of the sail. Attached to fine silk flying line and small kite has a cardboard winder. Each koi is hand painted with orange watercolor and details of fins and scales are drawn in black ink.

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