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Early Dewees Cochran Doll

Auction:
2314
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$940$800

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Early Dewees Cochran Doll, handmade production model, c. 1940, handcarved and painted balsa wood shoulder head, blue eyes, remnants of blonde mohair wig, stuffed silk body, flexible stitched shoulder joints, cardboard disk hip joints, printed lawn dress and earlier period white undergarment, (slight silk damage), ht. 16 in.

Literature: Spinning Wheels Complete Book of Dolls, Albert Revi, p. 197.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

painted balsa wood shoulder head , Albert Revi, Fashion, Mohair, Shoulder, Silk