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French Porcelain Lady doll with Richly-Outlined Cobalt Blue Eeys

Lot Number: 
302
14" (36 cm.) Porcelain shoulder head with very pale complexion,black sculpted hair with center-part arranged in loosely-coiled chignon,painted cobalt blue eyes with very thick black outline,painted black lashes,feathered brows,accented nostrils and eye corners,closed mouth with gentle smile on accented lips,sculpted (but not decorated) earrings,French kid gusset-jointed poupee body,wearing lovely fashion gown,undergarments,blue kidskin slippers. Condition: generally excellent,some typical rubs on hair. Comments: French,circa 1860. Value Points: exquisite painting of eyes that is so rich as to give impression of being glass eyes,charming smiling expression.
Realized Price: 
$750
Presale Estimate: 
1200/1500