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Katase Kahei bio  Kaihei Katase  Born in 1921 - 2015, he was one of the earliest creative artist starting around 1946. Multi prize winner including the Prime Minister Prize in 1954 at the first "All Japan Kokeshi Contest" Photo (c)T.Kodama, Japanese Society NY, Dobi Printing Co. Ltd.  Katase Kaihei Oboroyo - Misty Moonlit Night (8 in)  Katase Kaihei Oboroya Misty night or Clouded Moon  Katase Kaihei (9.5 in) 
Katase Kaihei (8 in)  Katase Kaihei Autumn Large 45 cm size (17 in)  Katase Kaihei Autumn (4.5 in)  Katase Kahei  Possibly by Shuhei Katoh can you help confirm the maker? 
Katase Kaihei (8 in)  Katase Kaihei (9 in)  Katase Kaihei (7.5 in)  Katase Kaihei (4.5 in) 
Katase Kaihei (4.5 in)  Katase Kaihei (8 in)  Katase Kaihei (8 in)  Katase Kaihei (8 in) 
Katase Kaihei (3.5 in)  Katase Kaihei (1.5 in ea)