Early Closed Mouth Kestner Pouty - 11 Inch
Walterhausen, Germany, circa 1890, unmarked bisque socket head, with blue sleep glass eyes, finely brush-stroked eyebrows and lashes, blushed cheeks, molded closed pouty mouth with pink painted lips, molded ears, original blonde mohair wig with two braided pigtails, original plaster pate, on the original Kestner early style fully jointed composition body with straight wrists, wearing her original cotton dress with embroidered details and pintucks, replaced cotton undergarments, antique lace and ribbon bonnet, ivory cotton stockings and original red leather shoes with buckles, and antique fur muff.
Size: 11 inches.
Condition: Excellent, bisque is free of damage or repair, body finish is very good with some wear to lower arms and hands and old touch up painting to torso at the neck socket.
This early closed mouth Kestner would be desirable in any size, but 11 inches tall is almost irresistible. She is the perfect size and in great original condition.
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