Antique Miniature Dolls / Solid-domed All-bisque French Mignonette in Original Governess Costume - Ref P369
This oval-faced doll has swivel head, solid domed head, full cheeks, glass brown eyes heightened by black lashes and straight eyebrows, accented nostrils, closed month with accent line. The doll has a delicious smile which gives her a very expressive and kindly face. She is carrying tenderly an original all-bisque baby with pin jointed arms.
The doll has elongated throat on bisque torso, peg-jointed bisque arms and legs with white painted stockings and black one strip heeled painted shoes.
The doll has her original costume of Governess in silk and lace, with black velvet bands, matching cape, muslin apron, undergarments, silk twill and tulle coiffe with two gold buttons.
Governess 5 1/8"(13 cm) tall - Baby 1 3/4"(4.5 cm) tall.
Excellent condition for the dolls. Frail to the silk costume of the Governess.
France - Circa 1895.