05-12-2001 05-12-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
May 12, 2001 10:00 AMCalender

Pierotti-type Poured Wax Baby Doll

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


Pierotti-type Poured Wax Baby Doll, England, mid-19th century, stationary blue glass eyes, slightly pursed mouth and pink coloration typical of Pierotti, inset blonde hair, head turned to left, (cracks on shoulder plate and around neck, glued), cloth body, wax lower limbs (minor soil), layers of undergarments, long cream-colored wool challis baby gown and matching bonnet (soil), ht. 17 in. Literature: Jan Foulke, DOLL CLASSICS, p.171.
Estimate $800-1,200


United Kingdom, Jan Foulke