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Three Papier-mache Shoulder Head Girl Dolls

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1051
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Auction:
Discovery - 2756T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Three Papier-mache Shoulder Head Girl Dolls, possibly Germany, all unmarked, one with fixed brown glass eyes, painted eyebrows and eyelashes, painted closed mouth, light brown wig, cotton undergarments, printed brown and ivory cotton dress, knit socks, brown shoes, brown velvet cape with wool trim, and a velvet-lined straw bonnet, ht. 29; one with fixed blue glass eyes, painted eyelashes and eyebrows, open mouth with inset top teeth, blonde wig, cloth body, composition arms, white cotton undergarments, knit socks, printed faded floral dress, pink silk bonnet, and crocheted parasol, ht. 21; and one with fixed blue glass eyes, painted closed mouth, eyelashes, and eyebrows, brown wig, cloth body, papier-mache or composition arms, pink cotton dress with lace trim and underskirt, red socks, and booties, ht. 15 in.

Provenance: The estate of Jeanne Hedberg.
Estimate $200-400


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

Large Papier-mache Shoulder Head, Germany, Jeanne Hedberg

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