Artist made reproduction doll/ SFBJ 247 Paris. Kathryn Savana/ Deepwood Dolls/ Louisiana. All bisque ball jointed body. Exquisite Swiss Batiste and French Lace dress & bonnet. Presented here is an exquisite artist made reproduction of a SFBJ 247 Paris doll.The artist is Kathryn Savana, Deepwood Dolls, Louisiana, made in 1984. She is 22 tall, has an all bisque ball jointed body and head, sparkling blue paper weight eyes (they are set, not sleep), hair and painted lashes, open-closed (molded) mouth with teeth, rose lips and rosy blushed cheeks. Her hair is a deep golden blond with long cascading spiral curls.
The dress is fabulous made of abundant flowing white Swiss Batiste, very silky fabric, with rows and rows of French lace and woven rose color satin ribbons. The bodice has a smocked bib front and back with full ruffled edges, long puff sleeves with lace cuffs. The puffy bonnet is precious with matching lace and rolled roses. The outfit is complete with a full petticoat, pantaloons, socks and sweet leatherette shoes.
Made with the finest natural fabrics, very detailed, finely tailored clothing. The artist has named her "Fanny", she is fabulous, mint or nearly mint condition, no damage. The written description is based on my opinion and observation of the item. I do my best, if you have another opinion please feel free to let me know, additional knowledge is always appreciated. Check out my other items.Be sure to add me to your favorites list. I try to note any obvious damage or flaws but there may be flaws or damage not noticed on initial inspection. I do not take anything apart or check every hidden fold. The item "Antique repro SFBJ Bisque BEBE doll 22 BATISTE dress LACE bonnet ARTIST signed" is in sale since Wednesday, May 20, 2015. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Reproduction".
The seller is "reflectionsdru" and is located in Virginia City, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.