Lot No. 215

Lot 215.

Rare Alt Beck Gottschalck “Blue Scarf” 1870s Parian type shoulderhead 17″ (43cm) no model mark. Has hairline reglues from right front armpit to back lower curls, then vee to shoulder rim, one to other shoulder. Deep modeled blue draped scarf and blonde curls, soft blush after Queen Luise of Prussia. Paperweight blue spiral threaded eyes, angled lashes, feathered brows closed pink mouth with shaped red center line. Kid leather gusset jointed body with lower modeled bisque hands, leather repairs that need more applying. Pale blue silk dress has antique lace over lay, flawed rare beauty.

$400 – $500