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If you are seeking a sublimely beautiful example of FG's finest early Poupées with exceptional spiral threaded blue eyes, tenderly painted and tinted bisque and dressed in original garments, look no more. This incredible beauty is in excellent condition for her age which dates back to early 1870's. She has a pristine marked 8 bisque swivel head on beautiful shoulder plate. Her kid body has wire armature in the arms and separately stitched fingers which are in wonderful condition. She is clean and retains her cork pate and wonderful lace edged petticoat and pantaloons. Her brown leather boots have tassel ties and are also in generally excellent condition. Her body is sturdy. Her costume is rich cotton backed silk and burgandy velvet with a column of ornate brass buttons on the jacket and trimmed with wonderful lavishly decorated creme lace at the shoulders and cuffs. Our delightful lady is crowned with an elegant matching antique velvet wire rimmed hat over her long skin-cap blonde mohair wig. Claret colored glass ear drops decorate each lobe.
This doll has such wonderful presence. Her gaze is bright and clear and she can assume a variety of subtle moods by the angle of her head. She available with the antique wood handle parasol for an additional $295. The dog is not included.
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22" Early Exquisite Francois Gaultier Poupée