Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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female doll
  • France
  • female doll, before 1891
  • Where object was made: France
  • bisque, satin, velvet, lace, bead, feather
  • Gift from the Rosemary Ketcham Collection
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2292.a,b
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Bisque female figure seated on a powder box. Black satin dress with black velvet trim at the sleeves, neckline and near the hem. Beige lace at the wrists. Lace collar. Black chain around the neck. Hat with black velvet brim, blue-green satin, beads and black feathers.

A card included with the doll says, "perhaps Lardot Praquin maker 1867-82"

Represents Brittany Bisque