39 . French Bisque Musical Automaton "Pastry Chef with Surprise" by Leopold Lambert with Rare 203 Art Character Face
13" (33 cm.) Porcelain shoulderhead turned sharply to the side, black sculpted hair with defined curls at the forehead, painted blue eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, single-stroke brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, muslin stitch-jointed body, porcelain lower arms and legs. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1875. Value Points: rare turned head model, wearing antique brown velvet suit with red soutache trim.