Rare to find early French Poupee Mlle. Rohmer type poupee in rare large size about 20" ( 51 cm ) and perfect condition... made in France circa 1860/65 !!
Wonderful having pink tinted porcelain shoulder-head with rounded facial modeling. Small cobald blue enamel glass eyes with dark eyeliner encircling the eye sockets. Fine painted painted lashes and finest feathered arched brows, painted accented nostrils and eyecorners. Closed mouth with accent center line and softly blushed cheeks. Blonde fur wig ( replaced ) over cork pate and flat un pierced ears. No mark at head and shoulder plate ..... Here pretty head is in generally excellent condition...free of damage , chip , hairline , repair or other problem. Very clean for on early doll and typical pale expression...... French kid original body with gusset jointing at hips and knees , stitch - jointing at shoulders and wonderful porcelain arms to above the elbows. Both arms also in generally excellent condition...not a small missing finder tip at here right thumb ( please note it on my pictures...it is small and not disturbing ) The kid body is in good condition to age .... small leather repair but all not disturbing !!
Wearing very beautiful with antique under garments and enfantine cotton dress in pertty colors. Antique socks and shoes and a most beautiful pique wire bonnet with flowers decoration and high brim....and soutach embroidery at back side !!
A wonderful exemplar of Rohmer style poupee in rare large size with most beautiful face and costume ...... and generally excellent condition.
Many thanks for your interest on my early fashion.... please let me know if you need more or special pictures and if you have a question please e-mail...
Item ID: AK-1672
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