Condition: Excellent

Sosaku Kokeshi by Horigome, Yokio | Snow Woman | Signed

Descriptive Qualities:
This Kokeshi is an Hanamaki style Kokeshi that incorporates both a beautiful drawing of a young lady traversing through the snow, and an accompanying song about the long and hard winter. The following song is recalled:
“Snow and hail falling thickly,
falling steadily and piling up,
they keep falling nonstop,
a happy dog is running around
the yard joyously,
the cat is sleeping by the stove.”

Dimensions: 16-1/2″h. Condition: Excellent. Age: 1970. The piece is signed by Horigome-san. Additionally it is published in Sosaku Kokeshi: A New Look At An Old Tradition.

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