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China Lady with Rare Hairstyle

Auction:
2476
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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

Description:

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

Excellent.

Keywords

Germany, glazed porcelain shoulder head, Ceramic glaze, Ceramic materials, Chinese ceramics, Porcelain, Pottery

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