111 . Very Rare French Doll with Laminated Cloth Body Attributed to the Designs of Brouillet-Cacheleux
11" (28 cm.) All-wooden doll with one-piece head and torso, cameo-shaped head and elongated throat, painted black hair with shaded feathering and sculpted yellow tuck-comb, painted features, wooden limbs with dowel-jointing at shoulders, elbows, hips and knees, painted shoes, costumed. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Grodnertal, circa 1840. Value Points: especially fine painting of hair and facial features.