This kokeshi by Kato Tatsuo has a lovely color tone. She has beautifully decorated plum flowers on a golden background. She has a very gentle appearance. She is dated 1986.
Kato Tatsuo started making kokeshi in the 1960s and studied under master Sansaku Sekiguchi. He is very popular and a major award winning artisan. Tatsuo's work is always outstanding.
Height: 29 cm Diameter foot: 12,2 cm Weight: 2085 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
Please look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of the item. She has some small scratches in her face. In two flowers there are some small pencil markings.