This Kokeshi by Sanpei Yamanaka is spectacular! She has that deep red color that is giving her a powerful look. She is quite a decent size! This is a very exclusive kokeshi! A must have for all collectors of Sanpei's work, or just for anyone who wants to add some to their home interior. She is an eye-catcher!
Yamanaka-San was born in Yamagata and made creative kokeshi troughout his entire career. His kokeshi are really sought by collectors all over the world. He won the prestigious 'Prime Minister Award' in 1979.
Height: 25,5 cm Diameter foot: 9 cm Weight: 1583 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
Please look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of the item. Small chip from the hair.