Early Carved Doll, probably Pennsylvania, early 19th century, the doll with subtle face and clothing details, articulated arms, traces of polychrome paint, ht. 10 in.
Provenance: The New-York Historical Society; Collection of Gary Stass; Don Walters, Goshen, Indiana, acquired at the Philadelphia Antiques Show, April 8, 1990.
Literature: A similar example by the same hand is illustrated in Carl Fox's The Doll (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1972), #140.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
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