290 . Rare and Beautiful Porcelain Half-Doll Posed on Flower-Bedecked Vanity Box for the French Market
4 1/2" (11 cm.) Waist-up porcelain young lady with wide-brimmed Neopolitan bonnet which frames her tumbling grey ringlet curls that are crowned with three Dresden flowers and green leaves, with arms held daintily to her bodice which features a floral decorated design, with voluminous sleeves accenting her tiny waist, a cluster of Dresden flowers in her hand. Excellent condition. Marks: (crown-over-N blue stamp). Germany, Ernst Bohne Sohne, circa 1910, luxury features include tiny pointed finger, four different flowers in hand, gilt-edging of bonnet.