47 . Outstanding Grand German Porcelain Half-Doll "Lady with Gold-Hair Combs Gazing at Butterfly" by Dressel & Kister
7" (18 cm.) The one-piece figurine depicts a young girl with sculpted green bonnet with white ribbons and coral streamers. Purple, white and green striped skirt with yellow garlands, lavender jacket, holding her favorite doll with brown hair and yellow gown, and is posed upon a gilt accented porcelain base. Marks: (blue bishop's staff stamp). Excellent condition. Germany, Dressel and Kister, circa 1911, from a series of Dickens-like children, the various models were made as half-dolls, full figurines, trinket boxes, and other novelties.