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Lacy Chemise Dress and Pink Jewelry for a French Bebe

Auction:
2196
Lot:
521
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
Sale #2196 - 2196
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
April 12, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Lacy Chemise Dress and Pink Jewelry for a French Bebe, c. 1880, embroidered white cotton and alternating Valenciennes lace insertions, lace-edged neck, short lace sleeves, lace flounces forming hemline, pink silk ribbon bows at shoulder and hipline, style typical of Au Nain Bleu, to fit a 10 to 12-inch doll; jewelry attached to card printed Pour la Poupee, Nouveaute de Paris consisting of pink floral enamel-backed watch on metal chain, pink glass bead necklace with cross, pink glass drop earrings, (dress yellowed, glass drop missing from one earring, one piece of jewelry missing).
Estimate $250-350

Keywords

Lacy Chemise Dress, Pink Jewelry, Paris, metal chain, Earring, Fashion, Jewellery, Lace