"Usugori | Chilly Morning"


Dimensions: 5-1/2” h

It is sometimes best to allow the wood to do the speaking, and to use a simple indentation representing the features of her snow coat and nose as the perfect expressive quality of a doll. Sumi-e’ ink drawing of her eyes and hair are simply meant to reproduce the facial appearance of the subject, and to capture its spirit. All beautifully illustrated in this doll. Murakami’s stamp is on the bottom of the piece.

Vintage Condition: “As is” with some scattered light wear or stain that does not affect the design, and retains the original craft/workmanship. Any discoloration, chipping/cracking, surface wear or structural damage noted.