Vintage Sosaku Kokeshi entitled: “Hajirai | Shyness” by Murakami, Ken-ichi


Dimensions: 8-3/4”h

Shown is a wonderful stylized form created from the turning and simple honest use of the natural grain of the wood forming the details of the garment. Her head is almost covered while peeping out to see what is around her. The piece has the artist's signature and a red impressed stamp on the bottom.

Condition: Excellent, original condition, with no fading or loss of color and consistent with age. The piece meets all the standards of collectible Folk Art.