12-15-2001 12-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
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December 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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French Bisque Socket Head Doll from Au Nain Bleu

 
Auction: Sale #2121 - 2121 Location: Bolton Date / Time: December 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

French Bisque Socket Head Doll from Au Nain Bleu, France, early 20th century, blue sleeping eyes with lashes, shading over eyes, lightly open mouth, molded teeth (some splotchiness to cheeks), impressed mark Unis France 301, old dark brown long curl human hair wig, straight limb composition body in original finish, original sturdy brown silk taffeta dress and cafe au lait silk taffeta apron with soutache braid trim with fabric label Au Nain Bleu 406 a 412 Rue St. Honore Paris stitched on skirt, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

France, Bisque Socket Head , Doll, Australia, Paris