302 . A French Doll's Schoolroom with Nine Bisque Dolls and Furnishings from Exhibition at the Famed Musee de la Poupee in Paris
12" (30 cm.) Bisque socket head with very high domed forehead, painted blue eyes, black upper eyeliner, single-stroke brows, closed mouth with pursed lips, brunette mohair wig with coiled side braids, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: C.P. 217 30. Comments: Catterfelder Puppenfabrick, circa 1910, from their art character reform series. Value Points: the rarity of the model is rivaled by her captivating appearance, with choice bisque, well-modeled features, original body and body finish, wearing original Scottish costume and accessories with matching tam, red leather shoes.