Whether for display or research, original antique photographs of girls with their dolls never fail to please. This example, dating circa 1865 - 70, shows a pensive jeune fille dressed in a beautiful mode enfantine toilette holding her French fashion doll. The doll, while not shown in any high degree of resolution, appears to be a Jumeau lady with a leather body to this connoisseur of fashion dolls.
The photo is by a studio in Stuttgart, Germany. the photo is mounted on a card, and measures 4 x 2 3/8" (10 x 6 cm). It is in excellent condition with pencil notations on the reverse.
Beautiful Carte de Visite of Young Girl with Her French Fashion Doll