Sosaku Kokeshi by Sato, Kouson | Autumn Leaves | Signed
Here Kouson uses the influence of Autumn to ornament these dolls. Illustrated are different fall leaves in elegant brush strokes, and she has rendered them in exquisitly beautiful colors. Dimensions: 11-1/2”h. Conditon: Excellent with wonderfully coloration and signed by Sato-san.
One of the few female creative Kokeshi makers recognized as an accomplished artist, Kouson worked out of her studio in Fukushima-ken, Kuwaori-machi. This was in the heart of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami devastation area of Fukushima Prefecture.