Lot No. 098
Rare Claude Blampoix French Fashion Poupee c1855-60 pale poured bisque shoulder head incised “B 4 S” on front edge, 17″ (43cm). Cobalt blue spiral threaded paperweight enamel eyes, fine encircled black outline, finely angled lashes, striated arched blonde brows, soft cheek blush. Closed pink mouth with darker centerline and accents. Strawberry blonde mohair wig over original never removed bald skin wig. Kid leather gusset jointed shaped body, modeled bisque bent arms, detailed hands have pink nail accents, one missing finger. Antique white hail-spot lace trim dress and coat, over short sleeve white wear dress, two petticoats, lace trim pantaloons, matching hat with coronet flowers, folklore cross necklace, long lace socks, kid leather heels, extremely rare early French doll.
$3,000 – $4,000