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A common Victorian and early 20th C pastime, often inspired by images fashion magazines or periodicals. Young girls in particular would use their imagination to create dolls and costumes from simple to elaborate using paper, pencil, crayon or watercolor. Various types of paper were often employed to create trim and accessories and layers or tiers, giving the work a 3D quality.

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Military Movable Rocking Paper Doll - Little Folk’s Play Friends, LHJ, Uncle Sam’s Figherts 1919 3 3/4” Watercolor Toddler Paper Doll With a Curl in the Middle of Her Forehead...
Price: $18.00
Price: $26.00
Hand Made Paper Doll Costume w Godey's Cut-out Doll c1860s 2 1/2” Handmade Paper Doll w 8 Costumes Plus An Apron & A Pinafore c1880s
Price: $65.00
Price: $110.00
handmade, paper doll constructed of a cut-out from a c1860s Godey's or Peterson's magazine with a hand made paper skirt with applied coated paper decoration.
9” Late Victorian Newspaper Paper Doll with 9 Elaborate Handmade Costumes c1903 4 Handmade Watercolor Paper Dolls with a Dolly and Profusion of Costumes, created by Mary Hale Cutler, 1894.
Price: $115.00
Price: $150.00
4 Handmade Watercolor Paper Dolls with a Dolly and Profusion of Costumes, created by Mary Hale Cutler, 1894.. .. 5" Handmade Paper Doll with 10 Costumes c1870s. ..
Price: $165.00
Price: $300.00
A Large Family of 19 Handmade Watercolor Paper Dolls c1890s C1830s Watercolor Overlay Transformation Set – Lovely Woman with Six (6) Overlay Personae in Handcrafted Box
Price: $400.00
Price: $700.00
Fanciful 15" Articulated Dresed Matador Fine 12" Watercolor Dressed Scotsman with Articulated Legs c1890s
Price: $750.00
Price: $1,200.00