A stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta WadeA stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta WadeA stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta WadeA stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta WadeA stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta WadeA stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta WadeA stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta Wade

This is a beautiful doll, her wax head is turned to the left, she has delicately painted eyes and brows, the grey hair is wax coated and a plait is wrapped around her head, she is all in original clothes, the skirt is over card and makes an enclosed shape, she has a basket of intricate wares and is under her original glass dome on wooden base

--13 1/4in. (33.5cm.) over all height including dome and base

An almost identical doll was sold at Christie's in London as part of the Faith Eaton collection - this example had a paper label the underside "Henrietta", it was suggested at the time this would be by the wax doll/sculptor Henrietta Wade, her examples are normally all delicate wax including hair and clothes, perhaps this a slightly later example of her work?

Please note domes are very difficult to ship, she could come without her dome at a reasonable price, she could come with her dome, packed well in a smaller package at a slightly more expensive price; or I can could pack her in a much large box and charge a higher price; either way I would not guarantee the dome arriving in one piece. But it would be entirely up to you how it was shipped, so please state when making order.

Item ID: Henrietta

A stunning and rare mid 19th century pedlar doll, possibly by Henrietta Wade

$1,950 USD

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