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Rare Martha Chase Charles Dickens Character Little Nell

Auction:
2476
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$948$800

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

Description:

Rare Martha Chase Charles Dickens Character Little Nell, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, c. 1920, painted stockinette, head with molded and painted features, blue painted eyes, heavily brush-stroked golden hair with molded braids, sateen body, painted stockinette limbs, wearing floral printed cotton dress, plaid scarf, and black leather shoes, ht. 16 in., (excellent).

Note: Little Nell is a famous character from Charles Dickens' book The Old Curiosity Shop.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

excellent

Keywords

Martha Chase Charles Dickens Character Little Nell, Rhode Island, Pawtucket, Charles Dickens, The Old Curiosity Shop, Dickens, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

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