7 . Automaton
17" (43 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features,brown painted side-glancing eyes,brown curly upper lashes,grey eye shadow,closed mouth,red mohair bobbed wig,jointed arms and legs. Condition: generally excellent,some light minor fading Marks: Lenci (cloth and paper labels). Comments: Lenci,circa 1930,model 300/48,a companion to the 300/49 Russian Girl,wearing wonderful original vibrant costume with chartreuse felt shirt,green felt jacket with brown edging and orange floral appliques,black pants and cap with faux-fur edging,green leather boots with embroidered detail,braided sash with wooden tips,gloves. Value Points: wonderful model with bright red hair,wonderfully-detailed costume.