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Early Bisque Fortune Teller

Auction:
2476
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$711$600

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

Description:

Early Bisque Fortune Teller, France, c. 1880, tinted bisque shoulder head with molded and painted black hair, painted blue eyes, molded mustache and goatee, cloth covered torso with bisque arms and legs and orange painted shoes, on a heavy metal stand, wearing a velvet robe with a pocket containing period handwritten French fortunes on die cut cards, ht. 14.5 in., (good, shoulder plate damaged).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

good, shoulder plate damaged

Keywords

Fortune Teller, bisque shoulder head, France, heavy metal stand, Bisque, Goatee, Soups

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