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Beautiful German Porcelain Lady with Solemn Expression Known as

Lot Number: 
299
18" (46 cm.) Porcelain shoulder head of adult lady with oval elongated face and throat,black sculpted hair waved softly away from side of face and captured into a loosely-woven braid that is visible at her crown and forms into a roll at the nape,painted bright blue eyes,red and black upper eyeliner,single stroke brows,accented nostrils,closed mouth with accented lips,muslin stitch-jointed body,porcelain lower arms. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany,circa 1870,the model is known as"Jenny Lind" for its resemblance to the famed Swedish singer of that era known as the"Swedish Nightingale". Value Points: beautiful face with exquisite painting,lovely antique costume.
Realized Price: 
$600
Presale Estimate: 
700/900