This is a spectacular kokeshi by Kato Tatsuo. She reflects autumn in a very luxurious way. She is beautifully shaped and she has the typical lips Tatsuo gives to his dolls. His work is always outstanding. Her colors are deep and well-balanced. This is museum quality!
Kato Tatsuo started making kokeshi in the 1960s and studied under master Sansaku Sekiguchi. He is very popular and a major award winning artisan.
Height: 32,5 cm!!! Diameter foot: 15 cm Weight: 4204 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
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