Lot No. 099
Superior J.D. Kestner 164 Child 32” (81cm) c1898. Companion quality bisque and supreme feature painting make this beauty very superior. Brown glass sleeping eyes, bold angled lashes, modeled lush brown gloss brows with outer feathering. Divine pink open gloss mouth with peak accents and shaped upper lip, four upper teeth. Soft cheek blush and chin dimple. Original brown auburn mohair wig and plaster pate. Factory finish Kestner ball jointed wood composition body with red factory stamp, some hand scuffing, red nail accents. Antique dropped waist fine cotton dress with lace trim, broderie anglaise scallop edge slip, petticoat and bloomers. Antique black velvet mourning cape with chain link. Long white socks and white leather strap vintage shoes, black velvet antique wide brim child hat.
$1,500 – $2,000