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Early Papier-mache Doll with Molded Blue Bonnet

Auction:
2196
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

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

Description:

Early Papier-mache Doll with Molded Blue Bonnet, Germany, mid-19th century, molded and painted features, painted black pupil-less eyes, black molded and painted curls showing at forehead under two-tone painted blue bonnet with painted white star at crown, painted blue ribbon tied under chin, shoulder head (minor crazing) on classic milliner's model-type kid body with wooden limbs, blue painted slippers, floral cotton print dress with stomacher at waist, made by Estelle Winthrop, ht. 15 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Germany, Estelle Winthrop