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"Children on Swing" Boxed Paper Doll

Auction:
2345
Lot:
802
Sold for:
$118$100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

"Children on Swing" Boxed Paper Doll, imprinted published by W. Hagelberg, London and New York, Printed by W. Hagelberg, Berlin, boxed set contains a swing (breaks on the rope sections, half of one rope missing), six brightly lithographed figures include a black girl and boy, two boys in sailor suits, one holding a puppy, a girl with a kitten, and the baby as drawn on the box front (two dolls have bends at wrist, box with foxing and breaks), box lid opens to form the A-frame for swinging, box 8 x 13 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

London, W. Hagelberg, sailor , Book collecting, Dolls