Japanese antique kimekomi doll of a courtier dancer, 1950's
Finely modeled Japanese kimekomi doll represents a courtier
dancer dressed in rich silk brocaded purple kimono with
chrysanthemum motif and hakama and with high golden
hat on his head.
The doll made around 19350's by famous Japanese artist Masoro
in kimekomi technique. Doll's face finished in gofun (crashed
oyster shell) and hand-painted artistically.
By tradition, Gosho Dolls represent chubby little boys with large
heads, round bodies and brilliant white skin. They generally
show an originality and character which places them in a
special category of Japanese dolls.
Dimensions: 28 cm / 11,0 inches high
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