Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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female bisque doll
  • France
  • female bisque doll, 1914
  • Where object was made: France
  • bisque, paint, velvet, feather, silver
  • Gift from the Rosemary Ketcham Collection
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2281
Description

Physical Description: Female figure doll with a bisque head. Composition body, articulated. Brown "sleeping" eyes and brown hair. Painted lashes, brows, lips and nostrils.

Dress: Cream and purple velvet hat with a peacock feather. Long skirt and belted jacket to ankles in purple velvet with black stripes. Wide black sash. White shirt collar. Small oval pin where jacket laps. Light blue lace socks and black shoes with silver buckles.