• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 91

    A BISQUE SHOULDER HEAD HARLEQUIN PUPPET

    PROBABLY GERMAN, MARKED 52 11/0

    Price Realised  

    A BISQUE SHOULDER HEAD HARLEQUIN PUPPET
    PROBABLY GERMAN, MARKED 52 11/0
    With fixed blue glass eyes, open mouth, pierced ears, blond wig and spiral arms with wooden hands, wearing cream/blue dress with gold thread trim and lace collar, wooden lower legs
    30 cm.


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    Provenance

    Ton Lensink (1922-1997) and thence by descent to the present owner.