Doll on stand

Doll on stand
Title
Doll on stand
Date 
1900-1930
Medium 
Ceramic, textile, leather, hair, patent leather, beads, glass, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 27 x 16 x 4 in. ( 68.6 x 40.6 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Doll with bisque shoulder head, blond wig with pin curls glued to pate, sleeping eyes, open mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed kid body with divided arm composed of stuffed kid upper arm, bisque lower arm, and molded hand, and divided leg with stuffed kid upper leg, stuffed cloth lower leg, and gusseted knee; cream colored satin bridal gown with lace trim and train, long veil made of netting with lace trim, petticoat, knickers, black patent leather shoes with buckles, pearl choker, and flowers attached to waist.
Object Number 
INV.11138
Gallery Label 
According to Christie's appraiser Olivia Bristol, the bridal gown worn by this doll dates from the 1930s, while the doll itself dates from ca. 1900 (Christie's Appraisals, Inc., Auction Estimates, January 7, 1998).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group