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Two Papier-mache Dolls

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$123$100

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

Description:

Two Papier-mache Dolls, an oil-painted boy doll with papier-mache head and painted facial features, stockinette limbs, cloth body, cotton shirt, tan cotton overalls, black socks, and tan shoes; and a small girl doll with painted papier-mache head, painted facial features, blonde wig, stuffed net body, felt limbs, cotton dress, and knit socks, ht. to 20 in.

Provenance: From the Estate of Jeanne Hedberg.
Estimate $200-250


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

oil-painted boy doll, painted papier-mache head, Jeanne Hedberg

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