27 August 2010
Two exquisite dolls will be up for auction at the Vectis Doll and Teddy Bear Sale in September. ...
Two of the most exquisite examples of an automaton and a vintage bisque doll will be auctioned in the Vectis Doll and Teddy Bear Sale on 15th September at Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees.
From the Puppen & Spielzeug Museum Auction in 2007 comes a French bisque automaton ‘Little Girl with Mirror and Hankie’ by Roullt & Descamps, c.1890. In the same sale, a Tete Jumeau doll, known as ‘Clara Walla’ who comes with provenance from the vendor, a resident of Australia, will also be up for auction.