Another special rare to find and all original wax fashion doll by Lafitte Desirat .... France 1911 .... with exquisite workmannship on the haute couture costumes. Pretty 13,5 " ( 34 cm ) standing lady with poured wax head with slender face , has fine painted and modeled facial features and nice brunet mohair wig . With slender elongated body with padded armature allowing stylish and elegant posing on original silk ..
Wearing all factory original pale pink silk and silver netting costume with matching bag , fine modeled and painted shoes .
Has complete all factory original condition with marks by ; Lafitte - Desirat 1911 (( ink notation of her original velvet base )
Generally excellent condition to age ...... some surface dustiness and tiny melting at silk but all not disturbing !!
Mesdames Lafitte and Desirat designed of the early 20th. century a series of lovely wax dolls to illustrate contemporary fashion dolls as figurines that show us the changes in wonderful couture dresses , coats and accessory . Each doll was hold on her original hand signed platform .
This offer belongs only for my pretty elegant posing Lady , her seating sister on her chair you can find in another offer in my shop !!
Please let me know if you have any question and thank you for your interest on my Doll - Shop !!
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