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Other brushes foreword

Wild or domestic, nature is the essential provider of calligraphers and painters. Therefore there is a rich choice of brushes in many different sorts of hair, each one giving a special effect.


Bai yun
Bai yun Ref: CA01008

Famous calligraphy school little brush called "white cloud", made from pork hair surrounded with goat, a ligatured bamboo handle makes it quite suitable for young people and beginners

Head 7x30 mm
Total length 20 cm


Price : 6,00 € Including Tax


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Qi tu san yang
Qi tu san yang Ref: CA01018

"Seven parts of wild rabbit and three part of goat", for thin strokes and young hands

Head 5x20 mm
Total length 17,7 cm


Price : 7,50 € Including Tax


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Straight painting brush LStraight painting brush L Ref: CA01050

Important tool made from horse mane and tail in Manchuria, mounted on leather, pine wood and copper thread. Originaly intended for painting walls, then slogans on walls, this brush can absorb and keep a good quantity of medium (even acrylic ones). Out of stock

Head 47x70 mm
Total length 27,5 cm

Out of stock



Elbow painting brush SElbow painting brush S Ref: CA01055

Important tool made from horse mane and tail in Manchuria, mounted on leather, pine wood and copper thread. Originaly intended for painting walls, then slogans on walls, this brush can absorb and keep a good quantity of medium (even acrylic ones). Limited stock

Head 30x45 mm
Total length 24,5 cm


Price : 9,00 € Including Tax


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Elbow painting brush LElbow painting brush L Ref: CA01056
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mportant tool made from horse mane and tail in Manchuria, mounted on leather, pine wood and copper thread. Originaly intended for painting walls, then slogans on walls, this brush can absorb and keep a good quantity of medium (even acrylic ones). Limited stock

Head 47x70 mm
Total length 27,5 cm


Price : 15,00 € Including Tax


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"First brushes" set Ref: CA01190

Box of three brushes with mixed hair respectively based on goat, weasel and hare (tainted black)
Intended for beginners this set will fit either calligraphy or painting courses
Size of box 247 x 42 x 20 mm. Length of brush 23 cm


Price : 18,00 € Including Tax


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Wild cat brush N°2
Wild cat brush N°2 Ref: CA01333


Stiff and nervous hair from a kind of wild mountain cat called ocelot, suitable for painting and very slender styles of calligraphy
The head is traditionnally streaked with black "tiger" lines so that it can't be confused with a langhao brush
Superb hardwood handle, black lacquered with a scattering of golden flakes (not two brushes are identical)

Tuft 12 x 70 mm, total length 31 cm


Price : 45,00 € Including Tax


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Bear hair brush
Bear hair brush Ref: CA01345

Magnificent and rare brush, with very strong and dark hair on horn ferrule and knotted bamboo

Head 16x65 mm
Total length 31.5 cm


Price : 50,00 € Including Tax


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Squirrel and goat brushSquirrel and goat brush Ref: CA01360


Long squirrel hair covered with goat hair for a better reserve
Unusual square handle of raw huanghuali, horn ferrule

Head 10 x 52 mm
Total length 29,5 cm


Price : 36,00 € Including Tax


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Goat, squirrel and goat brush
Goat, squirrel and goat brush Ref: CA01365

Important brush combining the stiffness of squirrel and the smoothness of goat
Dark bamboo handle and horn ferrule

Head 17 x 60 mm
Total length 31 cm



Price : 48,00 € Including Tax


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Squirrel hair brush
Squirrel hair brush Ref: CA01370

Long stiff hair from the squirrel tail
Bamboo handle and horn ferrule

Head 10 x 55cm
Total length 27,5 cm


Price : 45,00 € Including Tax


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Water badger brush SWater badger brush S Ref: CA01380

Thin long hair of water badger
Bamboo handle

Head 3x31 mm
Total length 24 cm


Price : 18,00 € Including Tax


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Cock feather brush
Cock feather brush Ref: CA01385

Very soft cock tail feather, especially useful for "expressionnist" running script
Bamboo handle, horn ferrule

Head approximately 15x100 mm
Total length 30 cm


Price : 38,00 € Including Tax


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Gufa taihao
Gufa taihao Ref: CA01390

Very flexible and sharp young boy's hair, a rare and excellent traditional brush for tiny "ink threads" coming at the end of a large character stroke
Stained Hunan bamboo handhe and horn ferrule

Head 5x32 mm
Total length 23,5 cm


Price : 66,00 € Including Tax


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Two-in-one brushTwo-in-one brush Ref: CA01470

Curious couple of different size brushes, the small one being stored in the handle of the large one
Heads of horse tail (2x12 et 3x22 mm); bamboo handles; made in Japan

Total length 21 cm


Price : 18,00 € Including Tax


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Sakuyo
Sakuyo Ref: CA01560

Mixed hair (goat, badger) suitable for kana writing and small kanji
Bamboo handle, made in Japan

Head 6x22 mm
Total length 20,5 cm


Price : 10,00 € Including Tax


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Hakkei
Hakkei Ref: CA01701

White cat hair useful for kana calligraphy
Bamboo handle, made in Japan

Head 2x8 mm
Total length 18,5 cm

Sold out


Price : 7,00 € Including Tax


Shinto brush
Shinto brush Ref: CA01760

Made from the hair of deers toddling around Nara Shinto temples, the kernel of the tip is coated with a spiral of white and tainted goat hair, the colours of which are also used for tiny flags at the end of the handle
Made for copying sûtras, this brush is good for small regular kanji

Head 7x35 mm
Total length 25 cm


Price : 30,00 € Including Tax


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Kanji brush 1
Kanji brush 1 Ref: CA01775

Relatively soft tip of badger, goat and white horse mane
Made in Japan
Head 11x56 mm
Total length 25,5 cm


Price : 20,00 € Including Tax


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Kanji brush 2
Kanji brush 2 Ref: CA01780

Rich tip of badger, horse and tail hair
Bamboo handle and horn ferrule
Made in Japan
Head 9x44 mm
Total length 25 cm


Price : 38,00 € Including Tax


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Kakizome brushKakizome brush Ref: CA01800

Important stiff tuft of horse mane for Japanese children to realize large but precise kanji in a public New Year event called "kakizome". Obviously efficient for Western amateurs too.

Mounted on a beautiful satin-glazed black lacquered wodden handle, typically streamlined. Total length 24 cm


Price : 36,00 € Including Tax


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Important brush, horse and wood
Important brush, horse and wood Ref: CA01234


Wonderful large brush made of dark brown horse mane on a gorgeous handle of birch tree just varnished

Excellent tool for large size calligraphy and beautiful objet d'art as well

Tuft 50 x 143 mm, total length 43 cm. Comes in a box covered of green brocade with red velvet inside


Price : 250,00 € Including Tax


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Giant calligraphy brush, brownGiant calligraphy brush, brown Ref: CA01235

An important clump of brown horse hair for giant running script

Buffalo horn handle in two segments (picture shows the brush after having been assembled and hair opened). The ferrule is made from an almost complete horn, which may have some marks and scratches occurred during the buffalo's life: they are good things for the painter or calligrapher, saving a relation with nature.
Here is a link to see a way of using the item (but that's not the only one)

Made in China but not any more apparently
Head 80x270 mm
Total length 110 cm

Out of stock



Giant calligraphy brush, whiteGiant calligraphy brush, white Ref: CA01245

An important clump of white horse and goat hair for giant running script

Buffalo horn handle in two segments (picture shows the brush after having been assembled and hair opened). The ferrule is made from an almost complete horn, which may have some marks and scratches occurred during the buffalo's life: they are good things for the painter or calligrapher, saving a relation with nature.
Here is a link to see a way of using the item (but that's not the only one) Made in China but not any more apparently

Head 80x270 mm Total length 110 cm

Out of stock



Calligraphy Catalog | CHINESE AND JAPANESE CALLIGRAPHY, SUMI-E | Tools for Chinese and Japanese calligraphy |  3. Other brushes

 


Received recently:
  1. Xuan in small sheets (Ref: CA06164)
  2. Twelve yanliao in inksticks (Ref: CA02022)
  3. Important brush, horse and wood (Ref: CA01234)
  4. Brush rack, dragon design (Ref: CA04080)
  5. "The Nine Immortals" colour set (Ref: CA02028)
  6. Writing set M (Ref: CA05005)
  7. Mazikeng S (Ref: CA03530)
  8. Zhuabi with a wooden handle, S (Ref: CA01060)
  9. Important "tibi" brush (Ref: CA01300)
  10. Bear hair brush (Ref: CA01345)
  11. Writing set, oval (Ref: CA05015)
  12. Seal wooden vice (Ref: CA07001)



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