French Painted Papier-mache Milliner's Head
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
- Date / Time :
- October 10, 2009 11:00AM
French Painted Papier-mache Milliner's Head, mid-19th century, felt head scarf with the stitched name of Albert Vinet, finely brush stroked brows, lashes and center parted hair with curled tips, red lips and rouge accented cheeks, floral painted bodice with green shirt, ht. 14.5 in., (scattered cracking to face, paint wear to one eye and curled hair tip, age-typical minor losses).
paint retouch to end of nose, and a spot on forehead.