image Kimono of figured gauze. “Breeze blowing through moonlit bamboo grove”

Kimono of figured gauze. “Breeze blowing through moonlit bamboo grove”

Living National Treasure Yoshinori Tsuchiya

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image Yoshinori Tsuchiya

Yoshinori Tsuchiya

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  • / Living National Treasure
  • / Full member, Japan Kogei Association

In the weaving of monsha (delicate figured-gauze fabric), TSUCHIYA uses a pedal-operated loom to which four heddles and one furue, a device used in the production of gauze, are attached. In mons・・・

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