Antique Dolls Houses & Rooms / Small Scale Blue Roof Dollhouse by Moritz Gottschalk - Ref HM424
This charming blue roof dollhouse with its wooden framed and lithographed paper over wood is very interesting. Rich design for lithographed paper to simulate brick form in shades of red and ochre, having a peaked roof with one chimney, a front porch, architectural wooden columns and railings on first floor. The dollhouse rests on a grey painted wooden base.
Interior with all original papers, original curtains (one is missing).
Dollhouse is 14 1/8"(36 cm) high including chimney, 8 5/8"(21.8 cm) wide, 6 1/8"(15.5 cm) deep. Perfect size for Lilliputian or tiny dolls. The dollhouse is presented with 2 1/2"(6.5 cm) tall dolls.
Pencil numbered 2441 on the base.
Excellent condition. Note a small wooden piece is missing under the roof on the right size of the house and a repair to lithographed paper around a ground floor window.
This house is presented page 34 (year 1895) of the book Moritz Gottschalk 1892-1931 Reprints of Original Catalog Photographs with Historical Documentation. Model #2441 of Moritz Gottschalk.
Tiny dolls are for sale separately.