Sosaku Kokeshi by Kano, Chiyomatsu entitled: “Hanano Shojo | Pretty Girl”


Dimensions: 12-1/2” h

Through this doll, the artist shows his ability to create and select a form that best interacts with the natural characteristics of the wood, in turn seeking a harmonious blend of tradition and customs. A simple facial expression draws the viewer into the character of this young girl. The name of the piece, and signature is on the back and bottom of the doll.

Vintage Condition: “As is” with some scattered light wear or stain that does not affect the design, and retains the original craft/workmanship. The neck was cracked and repaired.