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Jar-shaped flower basket with turtle decoration by Chikuryosai (Japanese) | ca. 1875 - 1925 | Bamboo (madake variety) rattan, copper; pine needle
so gracefully fluid--"Spiral Pattern Flower Basket", 2007, Kajiwara Aya "You cannot become rich as a bamboo artist even if your work wins awards of excellence. But you know I love working with bamboo. I am still weaving and plaiting in the middle of the night. You cannot create that wonderful curved line with any other materials and the feeling when you have achieved what you imagined is unforgettable."