Composite Asian doll couple bought for a relative in the 1940's. These vintage composite dolls have hand painted details, composite heads, hands and feet and cloth bodies. The Chinese woman has painted hair, string pigtails and red polish on her finger and toe nails. The gentleman has a black silk had with a red pom pom and painted black shoes with white stockings. Both dolls have lovely detailed clothing. He wears a blue satin robe lined in white with baby blue pants and a black satin jacket with knotted buttons. She wears a blue cotton shirt with knotted buttons and black cotton pants.
These vintage Chinese tourist dolls were popular during the war as presents for mothers and sisters back home. Perfect for any doll collector, the girl doll stands approximately 9 inches tall and 5 inches wide. The boy stands approximately 9 1/2 inches tall and is 4 1/2 inches wide. Both dolls are in excellent vintage condition. There is some mild fading on the gentleman's under garment. The composite faces and extremities are uncrazed with bright paint and beautiful detail.
A lovely set of composite Asian dolls for your doll collection or Asian motif bedroom.
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