American Cloth Hospital Baby by Martha Chase

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23" (58 cm.) All-cloth doll with pressed and oil-painted complexion, blonde impasto-sculpted hair in tousled curls, painted facial features, shaded blue eyes with white eyedots, painted upper lashes, blonde one-stroke brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with full lips, oil-painted weighted body, stitch-jointing at shoulders and hips, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Martha Chase, the firm's "Hospital Baby" designed for teaching techniques to nursing students, circa 1910. Value Points: beautiful blushed complexion on deeply-modeled features.
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