Lot 113: WAX OVER PORCELAIN ARTIST BRIGITTE DeVAL DOLL
23 October 2016
Mr. Pleasant, SC, USALive Auction
Description: Exquisite wax over porcelain shoulder head doll portraying a young girl, with blue inset eyes, a scattering of freckles, red head mohair wig, muslin body with gusset- jointing to allow sitting or standing, wax over porcelain lower arms and legs, wearing a cream silk dress with sheer overlay, undergarments, stockings, leather shoes, signed by the artist "1986 Brigitte Deval, Fritzi 32/200," on the head. The doll was made by the Italian artist, Brigitte Deval in 1986. Measures approximately 21 tall, weighs 2 pds. PROVENANCE: The Private Estate of a Atlanta, Georgia Antiques Dealer.
Condition Report: good