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Admiral George Dewey Portrait Doll

Auction:
2476
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Admiral George Dewey Portrait Doll, Cuno & Otto Dressel, Germany, c. 1900, bisque socket head incised 24 D, molded and painted gray hair, brows and mustache, blue glass eyes, closed mouth, on a jointed composition body with molded black boots, wearing a wool rear admiral's full dress uniform and matching hat, ht. 12.5 in., (excellent).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

excellent

Keywords

George Dewey Portrait Doll, Admiral, George Dewey Portrait, Germany, Otto Dressel, bisque socket head, wool rear admiral, Dress uniform, Hat, Military uniforms

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