For the base coat of gosho ningyo, gofun is applied three or four times in a thick glue, and after Japanese paper is attached, more gofun is applied and the work is then dried.


  • Title: The base coat, Gosho ningyo.
  • Creator: Shimada Koen
  • Location: Gosho-Ningyo Shimada Koen
  • Subject Keywords: Palace dolls, Gofun, Kyoto
  • Rights: © Shimada Koen, Photo:© Kubota Yasuo

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