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Schlaggenwald "Morning Glory" China Lady

Auction:
2476
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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

Description:

Schlaggenwald "Morning Glory" China Lady, Germany, c. 1850, tinted glazed porcelain shoulder head with blue painted eyes, painted arched brows, red line painted eyelids, closed mouth, molded exposed ears, chin and long thin neck, featuring a well executed molded dark brown swept back hairstyle with large coiled braid in the back, finely brush stroked front hair, applied behind both ears are molded sprays of colorful flowers, kid leather body wearing a light brown printed cotton dress and underclothes, German leather fashion boots stamped J.J., ht. 24 in., (excellent).
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

Germany, glazed porcelain shoulder head, Chinese ceramics, Hairstyle, Leather

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