290 . Rare and Beautiful Porcelain Half-Doll Posed on Flower-Bedecked Vanity Box for the French Market
14" (36 cm.) overall. 5" doll. Waist-up porcelain half-doll portraying a woman with voluminous brown hair having locks tumbling onto her shoulders, a wide-brimmed gray bonnet perched sideways on her hair and with three grand feathers and a large orange bow, her right arm holding the bonnet edge, and her left arm extended, sculpted bodice, attached to wire-frame with silk overlay. Restoration to right hand and feather. Germany, circa 1910.