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China Lady with Bun and Wardrobe

Auction:
2476
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

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

Description:

China Lady with Bun and Wardrobe, Germany, c. 1850, flesh-toned glazed porcelain shoulder head, painted and molded features with blue eyes, well painted and molded dark brown hair with center part, swept back into a coiled braided bun in back, kid body with carved wood arms, wearing a pale pink cotton dress with gauze overlay, wardrobe includes a lavender and white striped cotton dress, fine white and lavender patterned dress with embroidered detail, white and lavender striped dress with matching apron, lot also includes three fine quality bonnets, two straw and one pink satin, and a gray painted, blue trimmed two-door armoire with two base drawers and ripple-edged molding, ht. of doll 21 in., (china lady and clothes excellent; wear to armoire with losses to hinge areas).
Estimate $15,000-20,000

China lady and cloths execellent; wear to armoire with losses to hinge areas.

Keywords

Germany, glazed porcelain shoulder head, China, Cabinets, Furniture, Wardrobe

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