302 . A French Doll's Schoolroom with Nine Bisque Dolls and Furnishings from Exhibition at the Famed Musee de la Poupee in Paris
20" (51 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead, angular slender face and elongated throat, blonde sculpted hair loosely waved from face with looped curls at the center crown and a large chignon at her crown wrapped with black hair band, sculpted ears, blue painted eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, single-stroke brows, closed mouth, muslin stitch-jointed body, kid arms, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1870. Value Points: rare coiffure with fine rich sculpting, well-detailed curls.