Tall Vintage Kokeshi Doll by Sekiguchi
This tall vintage kokeshi doll by Sekiguchi has an abstract floral design on her kimono with fine detail showing her under kimono layers. This kokeshi shows long hair and she is holding a large brim hat. An exquisite kokeshi doll in excellent conditon and is approx 64cm tall. A highly collectable kokeshi
Sekaguchi passed away in 2018 but his family carry on with the tradition of making sasaku kokeshi in his own museum where he worked and lived. Sekaguchi was a winner of many awards, such as the Ministry of International Trade Industry Award in 1978, Prime Minister’s Award and many others.
Sekaguchi favoured dogwood for his pieces and used many types of motifs which include elements of festivals, nature especially clouds, cherry blossoms and the gingko leaf.
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