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Rare Papier-mache Doll's Head

Auction:
2476
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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

Description:

Rare Papier-mache Doll's Head, Germany, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head, ht. 5.75, molded and painted features, brown painted eyes, closed mouth, rare hairstyle with brown painted hair, large molded rear bun, applied brown human hair front curls, wearing original lace bonnet with a fabric flower bouquet, enclosed in a glass dome with turned walnut base, dia. 7, ht. 6 in., (excellent).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

excellent

Keywords

Head, papier-mache shoulder head , ht, Germany, Bun, Hairstyle

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