05-12-2001 05-12-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2070
May 12, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Three Small Bisque-Head Dolls

$431$375
Auction: Sale #2070 - 2070 Location: Bolton Date / Time: May 12, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Three Small Bisque-Head Dolls, France and Germany, late 19th to early 20th century, one Belton-type solid dome flanged neck closed mouth doll, cobalt blue stationary eyes, head rests on cork piece in neck socket of articulated composition and wood body, jointed knees, unclothed, ht. 8 1/2 in.; boy and girl pair marked CM FRANCE, probably Charles Marcoux, dark pupil-less stationary eyes, closed smiling mouths, brown mohair wigs, five-piece composition bodies, in original regional costume, probably Alsace Lorraine, ht. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

France, Germany, Small Bisque-Head Dolls, Small Bisque-Head , Charles Marcoux