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Papier-mache Jester Lantern

Auction:
2476
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$770$650

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

Description:

Papier-mache Jester Lantern, Germany, c. 1900, molded papier-mache head-form lantern with wire handle, heavily molded comic facial features wearing jester's hat, printed tissue paper eyes and teeth, applied curly mohair skin wig, and neck ruffle, ht. 4.5 in., (excellent, some mohair loss).
Estimate $800-1,200

excellent, some mohair loss

Keywords

Germany, Fashion, Jester, Mohair

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