Japanese Antique Pair Dolls of Boys Dancers, 1900's
Absolutely rare Japanese antique pair of
two young courtier boys dancers with traditional bells in
their hands for Sambaso dance. Two boys
are dressed in traditional high stripes high hats and wonderfully
crafted silk brocade costumes with pine trees and flowers
Each of the dolls stands on one leg and hold other leg suspended
in well balanced dance position. Their very expressive faces
carved of wood and covered in with a highly burnished gofun.
These magnificent dolls were crafted in Kyoto in the Meiji
era (1868-1912), ensuring the finest quality and craftsmanship.
Dimensions: 47 cm / 18,5” high
Condition: very good condition with small barely visible
crack on one doll's foot.
Price: $ 1 750.00
*Express shipping and insurance fee is approx. $ 90-100.00