10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 10:00 AMCalender

Papier-mache with Queen Victoria Hairstyle

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


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



Victoria Hairstyle, Germany