Lot No. 138

Lot 138.

English Poured Wax child c1860-70s attributed to Montanari. Tilted and turned shoulder head 20″ (51cm) doll. Inserted blue glass eyes, pink closed mouth with protruding upper lip, defined wide nose and ears, soft blushed cheeks. Honey blonde human strand inserted hair with long lower curls. Faint neck stress line. Cloth body with poured wax forearms, lower legs, detailed fingers and toes. Beautiful original cotton white night wear with broderie anglaise trim and puffed short sleeves, petticoat and pantaloons, gorgeous face.

$600 – $900