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Two German Bisque Head Girl Dolls

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Two German Bisque Head Girl Dolls, one marked "Made in Germany 191G 3" to back of neck, with fixed blue-gray glass eyes, applied top lashes, painted eyelashes and eyebrows, open mouth with four inset top teeth, blonde wig, fully jointed composition body, pink gingham dress with eyelet underskirt, brown socks, black shoes, and straw hat; the other a shoulder head doll marked "Germany 3/0" to back of shoulder plate, with sleeping brown glass eyes, painted eyebrows and eyelashes, open mouth with six inset top teeth, blonde curly wig, kid body, bisque arms, ivory cotton dress, pink socks, white shoes, and straw hat, ht. to 20 in.

Provenance: From the Estate of Jeanne Hedberg.
Estimate $600-800


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

Germany, Bisque Head, Jeanne Hedberg

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