Wax, papier-mâché, composition, wood, textile, hair, glass, paint
Overall: 14 x 8 x 2 in. ( 35.6 x 20.3 x 5.1 cm )
Doll with wax over papier-mâché shoulder head, short blond wig glued to pate, black glass pupilless eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed cloth body with divided arm composed of cloth upper arm, wooden lower arm, and composition hand, divided leg composed of stuffed cloth upper leg and wooden lower leg, painted white and blue to resemble stockings and boots; dress with elbow-length sleeves and checked weave, and skirt embroidered with dots, over petticoat and knickers with lace trim; blue sash tied in bow at waist.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.