Koken Murata

Cherry Blossoms

In the eternal flow of time, time passes like opening the pages of a book.
I used a cherry tree in splendid blossom to express the ephemeral nature and grandeur of life in all of its dignity.
I framed the sunlit cherry with a contrasting background of
a moonlit spider’s web holding onto water drops.
I painted lacquer on the relief expressing light and applied gold leaf on top of it, I applied egg shell to the cherry, and I painted lacquer on the lead plate on which I had pressed ridges.

¥ 2,070,000

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wood, aluminum, cloth, lacquer, shellfish, gold powder, gold leaf, silver leaf, stainless steel, resin and washi
W 120 × D 5 × H 80cm
weight: 14.45kg

W 47.24 × D 1.97 × H 31.50 in
weight: 31.86 lbs
Koken Murata

Koken Murata

Koken Murata's main themes are light and water. He freely uses gold and silver leaf in creative ways to produce artwork that is both gorgeous and modern. His work has been highly praised in Japan and around the world in countries like the USA, English, Norway, France, Vietnam, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and China.