Two 18th Century wooden dolls
Lot 62
Pair of George III English painted wooden dolls, circa 1780 2
Sold for £11,000 (US$ 18,489) inc. premium
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Early Dolls
Pair of George III English painted wooden dolls, circa 1780
The sisters with painted gesso faces with inset black enamel eyes, finely dotted lashes and brows, painted red mouths, rouged cheeks and blonde wigs, the torsos tapering at the waist, cloth upper arms and carved wooden lower arms and carved fingers, legs jointed at the hips, both wearing low cut white cotton dresses, hair pieces, lace neck-ties and leather mittens? both 23.5cm (9 1/2in) tall. (2)
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  1. Rachel Gotch
    Specialist - Toys and Dolls
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