Lot 1514: 15 1/2" ROHMER POUPEE
October 27, 2012
Newark, OH, USALive Auction
Description: Unmarked pale bisque socket head on bisque shoulder plate, threaded blue, pw/eyes, closed mouth with full lips, mohair wig, early hand sewn kid body with gussets and wood joint at knees and shoulders. Rohmer oval stamp on chest. Bisque lower arms. Dressed in an antique 2 pc. black walking suit with some fabric splits on sleeves. Repair stitching on seams. Repair left thumb, chipping to fingers. Professional hand made French costume with elaborate train and multiple rows of pleating, decorated with fabric covered buttons. Design possibly taken from a Worth gown.