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Modern Creative Kokeshi, Ishihara, 12" #73203

  • Modern Creative Kokeshi, Ishihara, 12" #73203
  • Modern Creative Kokeshi, Ishihara, 12" #73203

NAME: Modern creative Japanese kokeshi

MAKER: Hideo Ishihara

SIZE: 12" (30.5cm)

CONDITION: Few light scratches and dents including a 1/4" dent on the mid back and couple together on the right lower front.

NOTES: Mr. Ishihara was born in Tokyo in 1925 and passed in 1999 at the age of 74. He was registered as a traditional Narugo artist. His grandfather, Iwataro Onuma, was the originator of the Naruko traditional kokeshi. Mr. Ishihara was trained in Narugo style but found it too confining and switched to creative shortly after. From 1959 through 1969, he won 60 prizes as a creative artist including the prime minister award

Lovely dark stained dolls with red and black floral artwork on the front. The hair has a glossy finish.

International Customers: Estimated shipping is US$24.00. You will be invoiced for the difference between actual cost - less shipping paid.

This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 15 January, 2020.

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