Antique Dolls Houses & Rooms / Rare Charming Collapsible French Mansard Dollhouse - Ref HM438
This dollhouse is a typical example of the Parisian Haussmann style house . So, if you have the dream to visit Paris, just look at it and you are...
This stacking dollhouse is constructed of fine wood and heavy cardboard with applied lithographed paper, functional French doors, a painted pressed tin balustraded balcony and its two original chimneys. These are just a few of the architectural highlights of this charming structure. At each level, the front facades are hinged at the corners to give access to interior. The house retains original paper outside and inside.
All original interior separation walls and doors can be dismantled, so very easy to place or to remove. You have three rooms on each level with a total of 14 glass windows in front and on the sides. Lace curtains on each window. Painted silk panels on wall on one level.
Wooden base 22 1/2"(57 cm) x15 "(38 cm). Total high of this three-story house 31 5/8"(80.2 cm). Ceiling high on ground floor 8 5/8"(22 cm) - first floor 6 3/4"(17 cm) - second floor 6 7/8"(17.5 cm).
Very good to Excellent condition. Some cracked window glasses.
French - Presented in Christmas Catalog for Grand Magasin Du Louvre - Year 1905.
A rare and unusual French dollhouse, very decorative by itself.