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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Blonde Decorated Parian Shoulder-Head on Gesland Body, c. 1870, blue painted eyes, fine red line above, delicately painted mouth with w

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

Description:

Blonde Decorated Parian Shoulder-Head on Gesland Body, c. 1870, blue painted eyes, fine red line above, delicately painted mouth with white space between lips, center-part blonde wavy hair gathered to back with strand of beads woven throughout hair, articulated metal armature body with working joints, cotton padding (no Stockinette covering), Parian bisque hands and heeled booted feet, painted red (some overpaint to left boot), old wool challis floral sprigged print on ivory, ground made into long dress with train, ht. 14 in.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

metal armature body, Parian Shoulder-Head