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Gebruder Kuhnlenz Antique Bisque Doll 16" for the French Trade
Gebruder Kuhnlenz brings you this adorable little angel, ready to adorn your collection. Designed for distribution in the French Trade, this pale-faced girl has vibrant blue sleep eyes, and a cute little costume that will have you grinning from ear to ear! Gebruder Kuhnlenz is notorious for having made this girls to compete in the French market, and this girl does just that. She even comes out of my personal collection, as I am finally ready to give her up. Every so often, I go through my personal stock of dolls, and choose one or two to be sent off to new homes -- this girl is the latest in that undertaking. Won't you be her new parent? Make this angel your very own!
***This doll is indeed available on our customizable layaway plans! With a layaway plan, you can secure this doll for yourself, while taking your time to pay at your own pace! Give us a call at 718-859-0901 for payment details or layaway options, or to discuss this doll. Shipping within the continental USA is $15.00. Contact us for shipping rates to other regions.***
Bisque socket head, with blue glass sleep eyes and painted lashes, feathered brows, and an open mouth with five upper teeth. Dimpled chin and blushed cheeks, with overall sweet and pale complexion. She stands on a repainted wood & composition body, standing at 16" tall. She wears a French synthetic brown curly wig.
She is adorned in a reproduction Bebe style dress, in a pale mint green and white stripe. with white lace trim and overlay. A teal bow sits in her hair, while underneath she wears a white cotton antique full slip with lace trim, and a pair of lace net pantaloons, and white cotton socks. Her feet are adorned with a pair of gorgeous, antique black oilcloth shoes, embossed on the sole with a number 1; these shoes are valuable in and of themselves!
Marks: Dep 44 -26
Condition: Excellent. This girl has a beautiful bisque head is free of hairlines, cracks, or restoration, and has excellent modeling, offering a beautiful dolly face that truly is alluring. The bisque is nice and smooth, bearing that feel signature of antique bisque. The glass eyes sleep well, and invite you in. The body is an antique German body, fully repainted. The costume is good too, with no issues, and presents well. The shoe are, again, extraordinary, coming straight out of time and holding up extremely well. These beautiful antique oilcloth shoes are one for the collection.
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