Made in New Orleans, LA, USA. Presented here is a beautiful vintage 1984 artist made/ signed doll. This doll is made of all bisque with a five piece body, good strings, holds a pose nicely, she is 12 tall.
Lovely high color face with glass hazel/ brown eyes, stationary, finely hand painted lashes, feathered brows, open coral mouth with two teeth, tongue. She has short light reddish- brown hair with bangs. Signed on the back of the head; Jan Dochring/ New Orleans/ 1984. The clothing is all handmade, her dress is deep ivory, made of crisp cotton voile, ornately trimmed with lace and woven with peach ribbons, accented with peach silk rosette appliques.
The dress has an attached white cotton petticoat, underneath she has matching bloomers. Her bonnet is full and crisp with ruffled lace.She has rayon knit socks and adorable velvety shoes with peach rosettes on the toes, peach ribbon ankle ties. She holds a small mohair bunny with peach ears. All in excellent vintage condition, clean, sturdy, no stains, no tears. 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. The listing is for the items described only, props and display items are not included. 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 "VINTAGE Artist signed DOLL all PORCELAIN bisque 12 HANDMADE Victorian DRESS" is in sale since Wednesday, March 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Art Dolls-OOAK\Other OOAK Art Dolls".
The seller is "reflectionsdru" and is located in Virginia City, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.