A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll

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Lot 5
A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll

Sold for £ 5,250 (US$ 6,578) inc. premium
A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll
The extremely fine bisque head with painted blue/grey eyes, dark pupils with white reflection dash, painted upper eye-lid and delicate single stroke eyebrows, subtly painted and shaded closed mouth and dots to nostrils, moulded chin with slight dimple and shoulder-length light brown wig with red ribbons, on a fully jointed wood and composition body, wearing her original white cotton dress with pink ribbons and lace, underclothes, socks and brown leather shoes, incised K&R, 109, 54, (some tiny/minor wig-pulls to front rim, dent to left buttock), 54cm (21¼in) tall.

Footnotes

  • A superb example of the very best quality bisque and moulding, this beautiful doll encaptures a dreamy young girl, with her gentle smile and slightly serious air.
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A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll
A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll
A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll
A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll
A rare Kämmer & Reinhardt 109 'Elise' bisque head character doll
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