Ukiyoe Cats Chirimen Yuzen Furoshiki Wrapping Cloth 27in
This Japanese Furoshiki features a painting by an Edo-era cat-loving Japanese artist, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, for all cat lovers.
This unique artwork titled "Myoukai Kougoju Sanbiki(Cats suggested as The Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido)" is one of the popular works by Utagawa Kuniyoshi, an Ukiyo-e artist of the late Edo period.
It features the names of fifty-five places, including the fifty-three stations on the Tokaido Highway in Japan, plus Nihonbashi and Kyoto, along with various cats.
All of the cats are charming and have unique expressions and poses.
This Furoshiki is made by a Japanese traditional weaving technique called "Chirimen", which gives it a unique texture with an uneven surface.
It is a perfect wrapping cloth to send to someone who loves cats and would be great decoration as bringing Japanese art in your room.
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- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: 68cm(27in)
- Material: 100% Rayon
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Machine-washable (use the gentle cycle and no hot water (with laundry net recommended)
Purchased this so I could wrap some of the gifts I had ordered. Very cute print and great idea for cutting down on wasteful single use wrapping.
Thanks for leaving such a wonderful review! We are sure that your loved one appreciated your unique wrapping. This furoshiki can be used as a bag by tying it, so please try it in various ways :)