The writing on this Chinese art brush means "nine purple" which are mixed hair brushes that are used for watercolor and calligraphy painting. The bamboo handle of the nine purple mixed hair art brush has been painted black. The bristles are mainly sheep hair but also include wolf and other natural animal hairs, which makes this a very versatile brush to have in your collection. Mixed hair art brushes are the most versatile type of brush and used to create many different strokes when brush painting and writing Chinese calligraphy.
The Nine Purple Mixed Hair Chinese Art Brush measures approximately 11 inches long.
Please Note: Size and color varies as each brush is hand made in China.
Item Size/DetailsItem Number: 3012