Antique Miniature Dolls / French Solid-domed All-bisque Mignonette with Long Braids - Ref P512
This lovely child has swivel head, solid-dome with high forehead, elongated throat, full pink cheeks, accented nostrils, tiny closed month with accent line between the lips. The cobalt blue inset eyes are heightened by lashes and blond straight eyebrows, blond mohair wig. The blond mohair wig with long braids is original and in excellent condition. Elongated bisque torso, defined navel, peg-jointed arms and legs, jointed fingers with inside thumbs, white socks and brown two straps shoes with tiny heels.
This all-bisque Demoiselle is attributed to François GAULTIER, the famous Parisian porcelain manufacturer which supplied since 1872 Jumeau, Jullien, Sustrac, ...
Original dress made in silk and lace with matching hat.
5 1/8"(13 cm) tall.
Excellent condition - note a demolding chip on right hand (see picture).
France - Circa 1885.