10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 11:00 AMCalender

China Lady with Rare Hairstyle

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


China Lady with Rare Hairstyle, Germany, c. 1850, attributed to Kister, flesh-toned glazed porcelain shoulder head, painted and molded features with blue eyes, well painted and molded black center-part hair with dual braids swept under each exposed molded ear ending in a coiled bun in back, cloth body with glazed porcelain limbs, black painted boots, wearing original printed cotton dress and white cotton underclothes, ht. 25 in., (excellent).
Estimate $4,000-6,000



Germany, glazed porcelain shoulder head