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Auction 2196

April 12, 2003 10:00AM

04-12-2003 04-12-2003

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Papier-mache Lady in Welsh Hat and Attire

Papier-mache Lady in Welsh Hat and Attire

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$188$160

Papier-mache Lady in Welsh Hat and Attire, mid-19th century, woman with blue painted eyes, molded hair shows a bit of black painted hair falling into white bonnet-covered curls around head, tall More ...

Judge & Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Judge & Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$588$500

Judge & Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll, c. 1870s, light-toned eyes, slightly pursed and smiling mouth, blonde molded hair pulled back in Alice hairstyle with molded black hair band, long More ...

Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Unusual Hair Style

Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Unusual Hair Style

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Unusual Hair Style, Germany, c. 1830s, dark blue painted eyes, heart-shaped face, black center-part hair falling on sides and pulled up and back to molded More ...

Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$2,820$2,400

Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll, possibly America, mid-19th century, dark painted eyes, closed mouth in slight smile, center-part molded hair with sixteen deeply cut sausage curls molded close More ...

Three Early to Mid-19th Century Dolls

Three Early to Mid-19th Century Dolls

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$499$425

Three Early to Mid-19th Century Dolls, probably France and Germany, two waxed composition shoulder head men, painted blue eyes (paint loss to features, both quite bald, formerly wigged), More ...

Early "Queen Anne" Wooden Lady Doll

Early "Queen Anne" Wooden Lady Doll

Lot:
36
Unsold
 

Early "Queen Anne" Wooden Lady Doll, England, c. 1735, black glass eyes, single-stroke eyebrows with stylized dots above and below eyebrows and dots for lashes above and below eyes, carved More ...

Early Bisque Swivel-Neck French Lady Doll

Early Bisque Swivel-Neck French Lady Doll

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Early Bisque Swivel-Neck French Lady Doll, c. 1870, dark blue lined glass eyes, closed smiling mouth, delicately painted features, pale coloring, tightly curled skin wig over cork pate, gusseted kid More ...

Doll-Sized French Louis XVI Style Tall Chest

Doll-Sized French Louis XVI Style Tall Chest

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$382$325

Doll-Sized French Louis XVI Style Tall Chest, 19th century, solid poplar wood lacquered to a dark mahogany color with lighter sub-frame border, five drawers, foliate brass pulls, beribboned and More ...

Early French Bisque Lady Doll with Flanged Locking-Neck Mechanism

Early French Bisque Lady Doll with Flanged Locking-Neck Mechanism

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

Early French Bisque Lady Doll with Flanged Locking-Neck Mechanism, c. 1870, cobalt blue stationary eyes, closed pert mouth, delicately feathered eyebrows, smooth pale overall coloring with rosy More ...

Early French Bisque Head Lady Doll with Wardrobe

Early French Bisque Head Lady Doll with Wardrobe

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

Early French Bisque Head Lady Doll with Wardrobe, c. 1870, dark blue stationary eyes, closed mouth, unpierced ears, cup and saucer neck, original light blonde braided mohair wig, kid body with ball More ...

Early Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Lady Doll

Early Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Lady Doll

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$4,113$3,500

Early Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Lady Doll, France, c. 1870, blue stationary glass eyes, closed mouth with fine outlining and detail to corners, pierced-in ears (slight pin-prick rub right cheek, More ...

Brown Haired Parian Lady with Widow's Peak and Bun

Brown Haired Parian Lady with Widow's Peak and Bun

Lot:
42
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

Brown Haired Parian Lady with Widow's Peak and Bun, Germany, c. 1850, pressed parian-type bisque with light flesh toning, blue painted eyes, red line above, closed mouth in smile, shapely nose, More ...

Very Large All Bisque Barefoot Kestner in Original Box

Very Large All Bisque Barefoot Kestner in Original Box

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

Very Large All Bisque Barefoot Kestner in Original Box, Germany, c. 1880s, blue sleeping eyes, closed mouth, swivel neck, peg-strung limbs, plaster pate, original blonde mohair wig retains blue More ...

Two German Bisque Dolls

Two German Bisque Dolls

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$353$300

Two German Bisque Dolls, one with molded blonde hair, painted features, wide face, Simon & Halbig-type socket head on new long limbed all-bisque body, pink dress, ht.; German bisque open mouth child More ...

French-type All Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll in Boy's Bavarian Costume

French-type All Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll in Boy's Bavarian Costume

Lot:
45
Sold for:
$353$300

French-type All Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll in Boy's Bavarian Costume, c. 1880, stationary blue glass eyes, closed mouth, original blonde mohair wig, peg-strung limbs (chips to right hand), molded More ...

French-type All Bisque Doll in Original Box

French-type All Bisque Doll in Original Box

Lot:
46
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

French-type All Bisque Doll in Original Box, c. 1880, blue sleeping eyes, closed mouth, swivel neck, original blonde mohair wig, jointed hips and shoulders, right hand in scooped position, (chips on More ...

Kestner All-Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll

Kestner All-Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Kestner All-Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll, Germany, late 19th century, blue glass sleeping eyes, closed mouth, red line between lips (tiny white spot on cheek and tip of nose), bit of blonde skin for wig, More ...

Large All-Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll

Large All-Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Large All-Bisque Swivel-Neck Doll, Germany, late 19th century, blue stationary eyes, closed mouth, somber expression, feathered eyebrows (tiny spot on cheek, faint old hairline on back of torso), More ...

Four Bisque Angels

Four Bisque Angels

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$235$200

Four Bisque Angels, Germany, 19th century, one glazed, lying on stomach; two with loops for hanging (one wing broken off), lg. 3-5; seated angel with drums, (chipped fingers right hand), ht. 4 1/4 More ...

Ornate Metal Fashion Doll Bed

Ornate Metal Fashion Doll Bed

Lot:
50
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

Ornate Metal Fashion Doll Bed, France, c. 1860, painted green and gold, of tube and twisted strap iron, the bed in the colors and manner of Leopold Huret, in proportion for a Huret poupee, More ...

Pyramid of Grodnertal Dolls in "Female Costume of Every Nation"

Pyramid of Grodnertal Dolls in "Female Costume of Every Nation"

Lot:
51
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

Pyramid of Grodnertal Dolls in "Female Costume of Every Nation", mid-19th century, twenty-seven peg-jointed Grodnertal wooden dolls arranged in a tiered fashion, in attire reflective of a More ...

Unusual Peddler-type Pincushion Doll

Unusual Peddler-type Pincushion Doll

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$588$500

Unusual Peddler-type Pincushion Doll, face appears to be of wax, black bonnet, red shawl, printed skirt, apron, black umbrella, blue hat box, mounted on red and green patchwork pincushion, doll ht. More ...

Papier-mache Lady with Brown Molded and Human Hair Wig

Papier-mache Lady with Brown Molded and Human Hair Wig

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$1,116$950

Papier-mache Lady with Brown Molded and Human Hair Wig, Germany, c. 1840s, black pupil-less glass eyes, slender face, remains of brown human hair attached to a rarely found brown painted molded head More ...

Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Apollo Knot

Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Apollo Knot

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Apollo Knot, Germany, c. 1830, blue painted eyes, molded and painted hair in Apollo knot style, original silk ribbon tied around hair, classic milliner's More ...

Seven Tiny Wooden Grodnertal Dolls with Red Wool Pin Furniture

Seven Tiny Wooden Grodnertal Dolls with Red Wool Pin Furniture

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$999$850

Seven Tiny Wooden Grodnertal Dolls with Red Wool Pin Furniture, one a half-inch baby, furniture includes a crib and chairs, in a bentwood More ...

Early Papier-mache Doll with Molded Blue Bonnet

Early Papier-mache Doll with Molded Blue Bonnet

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

Early Papier-mache Doll with Molded Blue Bonnet, Germany, mid-19th century, molded and painted features, painted black pupil-less eyes, black molded and painted curls showing at forehead under More ...

Pair of Grodnertal Wooden Dolls

Pair of Grodnertal Wooden Dolls

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Pair of Grodnertal Wooden Dolls, Germany, c. 1840, "The Charity Sisters" with painted features, black carved hair with curls on sides, jointed bodies, painted flat red shoes, wearing More ...

Papier-mache Toy Boat with Doll

Papier-mache Toy Boat with Doll

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$294$250

Papier-mache Toy Boat with Doll, Germany, c. 1880, "Indian Head" type doll with black line features, brown eyes, ruddy complexion, long black hair, wire body covered with cloth, wooden hands More ...

Pink-Tinted China Head Doll with Molded Pink-Lavender Bonnet

Pink-Tinted China Head Doll with Molded Pink-Lavender Bonnet

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

Pink-Tinted China Head Doll with Molded Pink-Lavender Bonnet, Germany, c. 1840s, doll with two-tone blue painted eyes, red sideways V line at inner corners of eyes, closed bow mouth in slight smile, More ...

Tuck Wooden in Central Asian Attire

Tuck Wooden in Central Asian Attire

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

Tuck Wooden in Central Asian Attire, c. 1840, painted features, black dot eyes, tendrils around face, peg-jointed limbs, red wool coat, ikat trousers, embroidered silk sash and turban, elaborate More ...