Kokeshi by Hideo
Kokeshi by Hideo are based on many motifs, both found in nature and in textile design. He illustrates numerous kimono styles in both painted form and carving and utilises simple graphic treatment to emphasise the strong character of his dolls and bring out the true nature of the wood.
This Ishihara Hideo doll is 32cm tall has a strong focus on the wood grain and simple design of wheat keeping with his focus on nature. This kokeshi is in mint condition with a simple wax coating and artist signature on the bottom. The simple sumi-e drawing of the face and hair are etched with hot poker method. Ishihara Hideo dolls are highly collectable.
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