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Three Bisque Head Dolls

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1029
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Auction:
Discovery - 2756T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Three Bisque Head Dolls, a Fulper character baby, impressed maker's mark and "Fulper Made in U.S.A." to back of head, with sleeping blue glass eyes, painted eyebrows and eyelashes, open mouth with two inset top teeth, blonde wig, fully jointed composition body, white cotton nightdress and undergarments, embroidered bonnet, knit socks, and white leather shoes, sold with a plastic rattle, ht. 24; a Heinrich Handwerck girl doll, impressed "Handwerck 4" to back of head, with fixed brown glass eyes, painted eyelashes and eyebrows, open mouth with three inset top teeth (missing fourth tooth), light brown wig, fully jointed composition body, woven white cotton dress, black socks, black shoes, and straw hat with pink ribbons and silk flowers, ht. 24; and an Armand Marseille girl doll, impressed "7" to back of neck, with sleeping brown glass eyes, painted eyelashes and eyebrows, open mouth with four inset top teeth, blonde wig, kid body, bisque arms, cloth legs, brown wool dress with fur collar, and black velvet hat, ht. 24 in.

Provenance: The estate of Jeanne Hedberg.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Fulper Bisque Head, United States, Jeanne Hedberg

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