This Gaultier Poupee with superb couturier costume is all original and features superb quality bisque with no damage. The paperweight eyes are beautiful with much depth and detail. She has more of a portrait Gaultier face and is more deluxe than the standard Gaultier poupee. She is a museum-quality French Fashion and would be a highlight in the finest of collections. 26 French Fashion Doll by Francois Gaultier, with beautiful pressed bisque socket head on bisque shoulder plate, finely painted and feathered eyebrows, finely painted upper and lower eyelashes, brown paperweight eyes, dot accents at the inside corners of the eyes, accented nostrils, closed mouth with slightly upturned lips and smiling expression, beautifully and delicately shaded and accented lips, pale complexion with beautifully shaded cheeks, pierced ears, lovely dark blonde mohair wig over cork pate, and on her lovely original kid fashion body with gusset jointing and individually stitched fingers.
She wears an original fashion gown with much detail and beautiful lace trim. The dress is beautiful and fits her like a glove! A lovely hat completes her ensemble.
She wears antique undergarments, socks, and very lovely leather boots. She has been well-cared for and cherished for approximately 150-160 years. She is a very beautiful French Fashion and has wonderful presence. The bisque head and bisque shoulder plate have no damage and no repair. The body is in overall excellent condition and has been preserved by the layers of original clothing.The clothing is in overall excellent condition with sturdy fabrics and trims. We did not remove the original clothing; however, we pulled the clothing and undergarments back to examine the body and it appears in overall excellent condition.
8 (incised on back of head). The doll will be professionally packed in a new box with reinforcement. The item "26 French Fashion Bisque Doll by Francois GaultierFG PoupeeOriginalNo Damage" is in sale since Sunday, December 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French".
The seller is "webantiqueshop" and is located in Manhattan, Kansas. This item can be shipped worldwide.