Francois Gaultier bisque head fashion doll in original clothes, circa 1870
Lot 93
Francois Gaultier bisque head fashion doll in original clothes, circa 1870
Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,353) inc. premium
Auction Details
Francois Gaultier bisque head fashion doll in original clothes, circa 1870
Lot Details
Francois Gaultier bisque head fashion doll in original clothes, circa 1870
The pale bisque head with fixed blue/grey glass eyes, finely painted lashes and brows, pierced ears, original cork pate and brown wig, swivel head to kid leather body with individually stitched fingers, wearing her purple silk gown with buttons and lace collar, underclothes, corset, socks and shoes, straw bonnet with purple velvet lining and purple silk parasol, (dress a little faded), 35cm (13 3/4in) tall.
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