Antique Miniature Dolls / Antique French All-Bisque Mignonette with Solid-Domed Head - Ref P552
This mignonette has a delicious smile which gives her a very expressive face. The glass brown inset eyes are heightened by black lashes and straight blond eyebrows, original blond mohair wig.
This all-bisque Demoiselle is attributed to François GAULTIER, the famous Parisian porcelain manufacturer which supplied Jumeau dolls. She has peg-jointed arms and legs on bisque torso, solid-domed swivel head, elongated arms and legs, delicate hands with inside thumbs, white stockings and two-straps shoes.
Beautiful original dress.
3 3/4"(9.5 cm) tall.
Excellent condition - Rare to find in this size with solid-domed head.
France - Circa 1890.
One picture shows this doll with her elder Sister proposed on my shop ref. P554 - Furniture ref. P334G