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Small Papier-mache Lady

Auction:
2476
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$415$350

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

Description:

Small Papier-mache Lady, Germany, c. 1840, papier-mache shoulder head with short painted black hair, molded and painted features, blue eyes, closed mouth, original milliner-type body with kid torso and carved wood limbs, yellow painted shoes, wearing muslin jacket and wool dress, muslin attached bonnet with mercury glass drop earrings, ht. 8 in., (very good).
Estimate $300-500

Very good.

Keywords

Germany, Earring, Muslin

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