Ko Omote Yang Woman Antique Style Noh Mask
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All Items: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Wood: Pre 1980: item # 1154197
Please refer to our stock # T-H886 when inquiring.
19 Nikaido, Kamakura City
Kanagawa Pref. 248-0002 JAPAN
Japanese Noh performance mask of "Ko(smallness)Omote".
"Smallness" means pretty,young and beautiful, and it is the youngest woman's mask.
Though it is the same mask, the expression changes with light and shadows.
Dating from Showa period, 20st century.
It is made by woman artist in Showa, "Kurauchi Tomiyo".
However, unsigned on the mask.
It comes with original silk cloth for keep.
The condition is in very good, no crack and no repaired.
There are some minor spots like a freckle due to age.
However, the some of these, as for these are expressed designedly in this Noh Mask by Kurauchi that it manufactured as antique which passed though the time.
It has fine patina.
We have 15 pieces of this artist's Noh mask series in all.
It publishes on our online catalog one by one.
Measurements about : 22cm(8.6")X15cm(5.9").