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French Papier-mache Lady

Auction:
2476
Lot:
20
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:

French Papier-mache Lady, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head, black painted hair with brush strokes, brown pupil-less glass eyes, open mouth with four teeth, gusseted kid body, wearing a gauze and lace dress with matching bonnet, holding a small French papier-mache child in bunting, ht. 17 in., (excellent).
Estimate $3,000-4,000

excellent

Keywords

strokes, Mache

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