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Papier-mache Lady with Glass Eyes

Auction:
2476
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

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

Description:

Papier-mache Lady with Glass Eyes, Germany, c. 1840, papier-mache shoulder head, black center-part hair with long molded sausage curls, exposed ears, molded painted features with pupil-less brown eyes, cloth body with leather arms, wearing original printed cotton dress and underclothes with red leather shoes, ht. 18 in., (very good, with minor touch-up to tip of nose, minor crazing, some wear and tears to dress).
Estimate $4,000-6,000

very good, with minor touch-up to tip of nose, minor crazing, some wear and tears to dress

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Germany, Shoe

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