7 . Automaton
18" (46 cm.) Bisque socket head,brown glass sleep eyes,mohair lashes,painted lashes,brush-stroked and multi-feathered brows,accented nostrils,closed mouth with accented lips,brunette mohair wig,composition and wooden ball-joitned body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 117 46. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt,circa 1912,the beloved pensive-faced girl marketed as "Mein Susser Liebling" (my sweet darling). Value Points: especially fine quality of sculpting on this example,rare mohair lashes,original body and body finish,beautiful antique costume.