Description of Doll for Sale
This is a beautiful example of a vintage Ralph A. Freundlich, Little Orphan Annie doll with her dog Sandy. Little Orphan Annie was a comic strip by Harold Gray that began in 1924 and ran for 44 years. The heroine was a little girl who had all types of adventures. This vintage Little Orphan Annie doll was made by Freundlich and is all composition, jointed at the neck, shoulders and hips. She has molded hair, painted yellow with black highlights, round painted blue eyes with large black pupils, and no eyelashes or eyebrows. She was made in 10", 12", 14" sizes. This Orphan Annie doll is the 12 inch version. She is wearing her original dress, onesie underwear, shoes and socks. Freundlich made this doll throughout the 1930's. She has her faithful dog Sandy which is a one piece composition figure.
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Condition of Doll for Sale
Orphan Annie and Sandy have their factory original paint. There are some composition paint cracks to Annie's head. Some are in the bangs of the forehead. There are some more on the back of the head in the hair. Annie also has some paint chips with the largest being on the back of her head. There is also a split on the mold line at the side of the head. The face painting including the eyes and lips is all original. Sandy has numerous cracks in the paint and some paint chips all over the body. Annie's dress, shoes and socks are all original and are in great condition with no stains, foxing or repairs.
The doll may have wear and flaws seen in used dolls. I try to describe significant flaws in my text and show them in picture. Read the text and examine the pictures to be sure you understand the dolls condition. If you have questions please email me.
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Vintage Little Orphan Annie Composition Doll with her dog Sandy
$250 USD SOLD