|Place of Origin||Germany|
Wax-coated shoulder/breastplate and head with long blonde mohair wig sewn to cloth, then glued to head. Hair style with front bangs. Facial features (under wax): feathered brown eyebrows; stationary blue glass eyes, red dot nostrils; red mouth (painted again over wax surface): rosy cheeks, handmade, sized-cheesecloth torso with wooden strip inside front of body. Muslin, un-stuffed upper arms. Waxed composition above-elbow arms; fingers molded together. Stuffed cheesecloth legs with sewn hip, knee joints; composition lower legs painted/molded with white knee socks, red high shoes with heels, tassel at top.
Clothing: White muslin, lace-trimmed sleeveless full slip. Handmade blue silk dress with ruffle at hem. Lined bodice, black velvet trim on skirt. White muslin/lace pantalletes.
|Credit line||Museum Collection.|