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Large Bahr & Proschild Bisque Head Character Boy Doll

Auction:
3154T
Lot:
1390
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3154T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 17, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Large Bahr & Proschild Bisque Head Character Boy Doll, Germany, early 20th century, brown sleeping eyes, deep modeling at eye sockets, open mouth, two inset upper teeth, tongue, impressed "GB & Co Germany BP 620-8," for George Borgfeldt Co., light brown mohair wig, fully articulated composition body (appears to be Kestner), dressed in maroon and brown striped silk and velvet boy's suit and matching cap, ht. 21 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-400


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

GB & Co, George Borgfeldt Co., Germany, Bahr, Bisque, Dolls, Fashion, Kestner, Mohair, Velvet, Wool

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