Lot: 171. French All-Bisque Mignonette in Patisserie Present
6" L. doll. An all-bisque doll with swivel head, cobalt blue glass eyes, closed mouth, blonde mohair wig, peg-jointed bisque arms and legs, blue two-strap shoes, is wearing her original costume of maroon and white knitted dress, apron, cap, and is presented within a lavishly fitted box with engraving on the lid of woman in identical costume, along with a multitude of niches and hinged doors each holding an assortment of cakes, candies, scones, and other patisserie treats. A rare and wonderfully detailed presentation. Excellent unplayed with condition. French, circa 1895.
Realized Price: 1400
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