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Early Wooden Dolls in an Early Victorian Domed Vignette

Auction:
2476
Lot:
7
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:

Early Wooden Dolls in an Early Victorian Domed Vignette, with a papier-mache faux landscape and tree limbs, containing seven Grodnertal-type wood dolls of various sizes, c. 1820, all with gessoed and painted shoulder heads, black painted hair with various hairstyles, peg-jointed bodies and limbs, painted lower arms and legs, wearing original costumes, dome ht. 18 in. dia. 14.5 in., (excellent).
Estimate $8,000-10,000

Excellent.

Keywords

dome ht., Wooden Dolls, Dolls, Limb

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