tatami antiques - The Art of Japan for sale

CRAWLING CHILD - Gosho doll school

CRAWLING CHILD - Gosho doll school


browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Dolls: Pre 1930: Item # 1377604

Please refer to our stock # 09274 when inquiring.
t a t a m i
View Seller Profile
Wakayama, Isumi
Chiba 298-0001
+81-(0)470-62-6453

Guest Book
 $230.00 


CRAWLING CHILD - Gosho doll school

Japanese doll of a crawling child in the descent from *'Gosho ningyo' (Palace doll) made of wood core coated in harden 'Gofun' (White pigment), circa early 20th century.
Unidentified as never seen such similar doll personally. Masterpiece with such unique uncanny face. Aged deterioration as seen.

Child: approx. 108mm (4.25in). Stand: approx. 102 x 98mm (4.01 x 3.85in)


*Gosho ningyo - Originally started to be made in Kyoto around the Mid Edo period as gifts from the Imperial Family to the children of 'Daimyo' (Feudal Lords).


selected by Sezuan antiques & art




* Please understand that EMS shipping fee is additionally charged, and also confirm our Sales Policy before purchase, since your order will be assumed to have fully acknowledged our Sales Policy under any circumstances. Thank you.