Large bronze figure of a young woman by Seiho
Price: € 1.800,00
An exquisite large bronze figure of a young woman in typical Nara era (8th century) garb clutching a precious Biwa (lute) by Kondo Shoshin.
The figure has a serene expression and the bronze a beautiful patina.
Height is 64 cm, diameter 20 cm, weight 14.8 kg and is in excellent condition. Shōwa period (1926-1989).
Kondo Shoshin (also known as Seiho) was born son of Kondo Yoshiro, a metalworker trained under the great artist Oshima Joun, placing him a direct descendant of that lineage.
He was designated a traditional Craftsman (Dento Kogeishi) in 1975, and has received many awards at crafts exhibitions throughout Japan.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.