This is an Exclusive Vintage Sosaku Kokeshi by Aida Seiho titled 'Kikanbo'. The design of the kokeshi gives it a mysterious look. Her hairstyle draws your attention. Two types of wood are wonderfully combined in this doll. This kokeshi comes with her original box and leaflet.
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: 24 cm Diameter foot: 9,1 cm Weight: 779 gram Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
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