Doll: floral dress, painted hair

Object Number: 
INV.10955
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood, paint, textile, ceramic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 x 4 1/2 x 3 in. ( 48.3 x 11.4 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Wooden doll with turned head and torso and cotton stuffed textile arms and legs; painted with white face, traces of red hair; blue and white ceramic eyes; clothed in cotton dress with floral print with lace top.
Gallery Label: 
According to Olivia Bristol, who appraised this collection for Christie's in 1997, this doll's arms and legs are not original.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group