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mssue64's loves9 of 9KOKESHI DOLLS (AFRICAN)Pre-Raphaelite-Arts and Craft Movement (?) Oil On Canvas 16" x 23" On Stretcher marked "Trotter" /Circa Late 19th Century
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    Posted 8 years ago

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    I have had this pair a while but have no history. The 1st one has a signature under. It had one side missing (like the arm)you can see the glue where the flat piece has been detached :(
    They are about 6 inches high each and are beautiful.
    the 2nd one has no signature and is made of 3 different types of wood.
    Any help identifying the 1st one greatly appreciated.
    I am off to Japan on sunday.going cruising Asia so lots of goodies expected to bring back.
    Cheers All
    Rose from OZ

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    1. ATTWOOD ATTWOOD, 8 years ago
      Thanks for the love
      I have found a kokeshi doll site with signatures will try ad decipher
    2. Soulportal Soulportal, 8 years ago
      The hanko stamp is Toa Sekiguchi a very well know Kokeshi artist born in 1942 and started creating dolls around 1966. He won many prizes including the coveted Prime Minister's award. This looks like one of his older Kokeshi, very pretty. I'm not sure who the 2nd Kokeshi is by as there is no signature and it doesn't look familiar, it's also quite beautiful.
    3. ATTWOOD ATTWOOD, 8 years ago
      Thanks so much for that info.I will do some research.
      Cheers Rose

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