SOLD...thank you very much !!
Fantastic one of a kind antique silk and lace costume with lovely typical French details and matching bonnet ... fit perfect for Jumeau , Bru , Steiner , Gaultier or other pretty French or German doll about around 22" / 23" ( 57- 59 cm )
A gorgeous costume ...most hand sewn .... of wonderful light pink silk covered with fine French hand embroidery lace .
It is all complete in generally excellent fabric and lace condition at the 19th. century and to close at front with metal hooks and eyes.
Has hand trim embroidery and pretty small hand made pleats of silk and lace at front and back side of the upper dress part.
Long sleeves with small pleated wrist and also matching silk and lace pleats there as at the upper part of the dress.
Wonderful pink silk skirt small pleated around the hem and covered with beautiful hand embroidery netting lace around . Finally on cream silk sash with little bag at front and hand embroidery silk flowers trim bows at the longer parts of the sash at front.
The complete dress is fine lined inside with cream cotton and on cotton slip with small " Que de Paris" longer train in back with would hold always in perfect form with a small hope skirt cage inside the slip.
To the dress belongs a wonderful all hand made pink silk couture bonnet with wired brim , fully ornate back side with ruffles and pleated silk and a pretty lace pleated part with pink silk loop ribbons around the brim.
Finally ornate with cream big silk bow and wonderful bouquet from silk and wax flowers. The bonnet is inside lined with cream muslin........
A most beautiful French costume for one of your favorite dollÂīs to enjoy it in the Spring !!!
Long from neck to hem at front : circa 15" ( 39 cm )
Shoulder to shoulder ; 7" ( 18 cm )
Waist around ; circa 15,5" ( 39 cm )
Please let me know if you have any question and many thanks for your interest on my doll shop !!