✓ 100% Genuine Urushi
✓ Contains the Maki-E Red Seal (Highest Quality of Maki-E Art)
✓ Hand-painted by highly-trained Japanese Artisans
Bijinga refers to the beautiful women depicted in Japanese artwork. Often the term Bijinga is specifically used as a term for beautiful women illustrated in the Japanese ukiyo-e genre of art like what is shown in the picture below.
About Danitrio Mikado Series:
The Mikado is a Danitrio series. Mikado means "Emperor" in Japanese.
This pen is furnished with an 18k Gold, two-toned #8 nib.
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|Cap Length||73 mm (2.87")|
|Cap Diameter||20 mm (0.79")|
|Barrel Length||140 mm (5.51")|
|Barrel Diameter||19 mm (0.75")|
|Pen Length (Closed)||163 mm (6.42")|
|Pen Length (Posted)||Cap does not post|
|Net Weight||42.5 g (1.25 oz)|
|Net Weight (w/ink full)||50 g (1.3 oz)|
|Filling System||Eye Dropper|
About the Artisan:
This pen was hand-painted by Wakako Todo (Yusai). Born in 1960. She is an established maki-e artisan who was trained by her husband Tatsuya Todo (Kosetsu, who is another artisan that works with Danitrio). The themes she prefers the most in her artwork are nature motifs like flowers and animals, and geometric designs. She has had her pieces exhibited in numerous urushi exhibitions.