This is an Exclusive Vintage Sosaku Kokeshi by Aida Seiho. The design of the kokeshi gives it a mysterious look as only a fraction of her face is visible. The natural wood in combination with the flowers draws your attention immediately to her. This doll is a real eye-catcher!
Aida Seiho was born in 1926 and started creating Kokeshi in 1947. He is considered one of the most influencial pioneers of the Sosaku Movement in the 60s. His work has won multiple awards including the Minister of education Award in 1974.
Height: 26,5 cm Diameter foot: 11,5 cm Weight: 1428 gram Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
Please look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of the item. There is a fine crack on the front of the kokeshi.