An excellent brush made of Horse Hair with a Large Tip for Calligraphy Writing and Sumi-e Painting. Please note that this brush is part of our collectors series in which we showcase unique handcrafted products - so we only have limited quantities in stock at a time!
Tip Hair Material: Horse Hair (Very hard)
Tip Resilience / Hair Type: Hard Hair
Tip Resilience: Hard
Tip Dimensions: 5.1 in x 2.0 in / 13.0 cm x 5.0 cm
Total Length: 15.2 in / 38.5 cm
Handle Material: Bull Horn & Wood
Usage: Calligraphy Writing, especially for Cao Shu and Xing Shu More Info: The tip of this brush is made of Horse Hair
With its prominent and large auburn brush, Rising to the Clouds makes an excellent addition to any artist's toolkit. Not only aesthetically pleasing, the brush will come in handy for anyone working with calligraphy or sumi-e painting.
The large tip made of 100% horse hair is highly resilient and elastic, which is particularly well suited for producing Cao Shu and Xing Shu script styles.
But the beauty isn't just contained by the brush itself, but also in the three part handle that provides a classic look that is also sleek and modern. For the upper and lower portions of the handle, Buffalo horn is used, while the middle consists of wood, where the name of the brush is carved. The characters in the wood are Zhuang Zhi Ling Yun, which is the Chinese name for Rising to the Clouds.