Most beautiful and elegant early French poupee with imposing presence , wonderful pale and fine bisque quality and painting , very flat un-pierced ears , original sturdy kid body with rare wooden arms and superb antique enfantin pique costume !!!
16" ( 41 cm ) ... beautiful doll with fine pale complexioned bisque shoulder head with dark cobald blue enamel eyes . Dark eyeliner and delicately painted lashes and lightly feathered brows.
She has accented nostrils and a closed mouth with finest outlined lips .
Flat un-pierced ears and brunette hand-tied mohair wig over cork pate .... all original to the doll !
Wonderful original kid poupee body with shapely torso and gusset-jointing at knees. Has rare wooden arms with wonderful modelet fingers and dowel - jointing at shoulders and elbows.
Note a not disturbing small missing part at two of here wooden fingers .... Otherwise is she all complete in generally excellent condition..... here head is free of damage , repair , chip or hairline .....
She is wearing very pretty and elegant with on antique enfantin pique dress with pretty soutach decoration , nice hat , antique under garments and socks and shoes.
Wonderful early doll .... France circa 1860 with rare wooden arms and fantastic costume !!!
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