Shigeo Nishida, ‘"head of old men" Spirited face of wooden puppet’, 1991-1993, Photo Gallery Artisan

"Awa Puppet Theater” that has been handed down as a local performing art from around the middle of the Edo period in Tokushima.
This is a series taken in various situations using the "head" of the doll used in the Ningyou Jyoruri.

Series: Awa Puppet Theater

Image rights: Shigeo Nishida

Kyoto Museum of Photography

About Shigeo Nishida

Japanese, b. 1950, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan, based in Tokushima, Préfecture de Tokushima, Japan