10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 11:00AMCalender
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Queen Anne Lady Doll

$11,258$9,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Queen Anne Lady Doll, England, c. 1750, carved wooden head and torso with jointed wooden legs, gesso and painted head, shoulders and hands, jointed arms with large carved and forked hands, brown pupil-less glass eyes, finely painted brows and lashes with nicely blushed cheeks and a human hair wig, wearing an apricot silk dress with embroidered linen apron and straw hat, holding an 18th century miniature rag doll, ht. 15.5 in., (professional restoration to head and arms).
Estimate $8,000-12,000

professional restoration to head and arms

Keywords

Anne Lady Doll, Anne Lady, United Kingdom, gesso and painted head, wooden head