French antique pocket doll - 4.3" - Circa 1885
Rare French antique all bisque doll with a stunning Gentilhomme costume !
Swivel head, Blue inset enamel eyes, little closed mouth, accentuated nostrils, very delicate paintings for such a small face. Original blond mohair wig. Five pieces all bisque body with white socks and black healed shoes. Doll in perfect original condition, no damage to the bisque.
Those type of mignonettes are rare to find with their original costumes and this one is exquisite!
Of course the silk is frail on some parts but in excellent condition, only one button is missing.
All original French mignonette in "Gentilhomme" costume