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Papier-mache with Queen Victoria Hairstyle

Auction:
2476
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

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

Description:

Papier-mache with Queen Victoria Hairstyle, Germany, c. 1840, papier-mache shoulder head, molded and painted black hairstyle with curly center pulled back underneath exposed molded ears, with a coiled braided bun, blue painted eyes, closed mouth, milliner-type body with kid torso and carved wood limbs, blue painted shoes, wearing cotton print dress and straw bonnet with silk bow, ht. 18 in., (excellent).
Estimate $3,000-4,000

excellent

Keywords

Victoria Hairstyle, Germany, Hairstyle

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