111 . Very Rare French Doll with Laminated Cloth Body Attributed to the Designs of Brouillet-Cacheleux
15" (38 cm.) Of fine mahogany, the cabinet features a high curved crest and apron, glass windows on three sides, opening front door whose window has beveled edges, mirror back, glass shelved interior, elaborate cast bronze ornamentation and escutcheon, and two porcelain enamels with hand-painted scenes of courting aristocratic couples. Excellent condition. French, mid-1800s.