ncludes early 19th century English bedpost doll with blue glass eyes, painted hair, wooden arms and legs, also includes early 20th century carved folk art woman, fully jointed wood body, painted features, wearing vintage silk dress with jewelry Size: dolls 14.5" t.
http://www.carmeldollshop.com/category/doll/early/EARLY-222-g.jpg Six inches of loveliness is this Grodnertal Wooden with her original regional presentation. Details include an all wood articulated body (some flaking), shoulderplate and head – which are one. The facial details are quite pleasing, and the hairstyle is classic. Included in her regional dress is an under-slip of the most wonderful blue and white floral-printed cotton, a striped silk skirt and an embroidered and cutwork apron.
Lovely gray overdress/pinafore? Germany, mid 19th century, larger doll has carved shoulder head with painted features on original cloth body with period clothing, the second is an all wooden Grodner Tal lady with repainted features, wears original period clothing Size: largest 19" t.
Each has paper mache head with sculpted blonde hair,painted facial features,attached to wooden torso covered with gesso-painting of the shoulder plate to appear as though one with the head,pin and dowel jointing of shoulders,elbows,hips and knees,metal hands and painted blue boots. Condition: generally excellent,original finish,one with paint wear on shoulders and chek rubs. Comments: Mason and Taylor,Springfield Vermont (dressed doll) and Frank Martin,Springfield Vermont (undressed),circa…