Japanese antique kimekomi doll of a courtier dancer with
Finely modeled Japanese
kimekomi doll represents young boy
- courtier dancer dressed with rich silk brocaded kimono
jacket with Birds of Paradise design and silk brocaded
hakama with green pattern and with black high striped
hat with red circle on it. He balanced in dance pose standing
on one leg and with bells in his hand. His long black hair
fall down on his shoulders .
This doll ihas been made around 1950-60's in kimekomi technique.
Kimekomi dolls have carved and/or molded base of
wood, wood compo, or paulownia sawdust mixed with
glue. A design of different patterned cloth made of silk
brocade. Doll's face finished in gofun (crashed oyster
shell) and hand-painted artistically.
Dimensions: 19 cm / 7,5 inches high
Condition: excellent with no damage
Price: US$ 125.00
*Shipping and insurance fee approx. US$ 26-28.00