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Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2939M
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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Auction:
Discovery - 2939M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll, France, late 19th century, the socket head with inset blue eyes, pierced molded ears, and closed mouth on a composition body, head impressed "5" and leather shoes stamped "3," ht. 16 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

wear and paint loss at fingertips and joints, minor flakes to the interior rim of the head, some adhesive residue affixed to the forehead


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

France, Bisque porcelain, Dolls, Jumeau, Leather, Pierre-François Jumeau

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