Lot: 380. American Composition Celebrity Doll,"Jane Withers"by Alexander with Autograph
15"(38 cm.) Composition socket head,dark sleep eyes,real lashes,painted lower lashes and brows,accented nostrils,open mouth,row of porcelain teeth,brunette mohair wig,five piece composition body. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: portrait doll of the child film star celebrity,Jane Withers,wearing her original flower-print dress with pink organdy bodice,woven bonnet,original undergarments,shoes and socks,and "Jane Wither"name pin,Alexander circa 1935. Value Points: the rare doll is wonderfully-preserved and autographed on her back torso,"Billy,[sic] I liked this Jane Withers Doll best. I love all dolls and have collected dolls all my life. Jane Withers",along with another autographed photograph,"Billie,This was from Ginger and I was 8 years old! All the best,Jane Withers".
Presale Estimate: 800/1200
$59 - Curtain Call - Antique Doll Auction CatalogThe Collection of Billie Nelson Tyrrell - Marquis Auction Weekend - April 9-10, Los Angeles, CA
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