This Chinese art brush set contains ten brushes, five made with sheep hair bristles and five made with wolf hair. Sheep hair brushes are soft, whereas wolf hair brushes are of a medium density. Wolf and sheep hair brushes are the two most popular types of brushes used in China, so this is a very good set to have in your art brush collection. Because the brushes in this set are made of either wolf or sheep hair this Chinese art brush set is perfect for both calligraphy and watercolor painting.
One the handle of the brushes with white tips are the words "pure sheep hair" and on the others are the words "pure wolf hair" which refers to the type of animal hair used for the bristles.
Size of Largest Brush in Set:
Total Length: 9.5 inches
Brush Tip: 3/8 inch wide and 1 1/2 inches long.
Hairs Used: Sheep and Wolf
Please Note: Brush sizes may vary slightly as each brush is hand-made.
Item Size/DetailsBrush Length: 9.5 Inches
Bristle Length: 1 1/2 Inches
Bristle Width: 3/8 Inch
Bristle Hair: Wolf and Sheep
Brush Handle: Wood
Item Number: a293