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Handmade Pith Paper Woman with Overlay Costumes - 8 Nationalities

[1860s]. A 3 1/8" somewhat naive watercolor paper doll drawn and cut from pith paper and applied to a plain paper backing. Also includes eight (8) different costumes of various nationalities including Old English, Bohemian, Polish, Circassian, Russian, Italian, Chinese and Prussian. Each in traditional attire with head ware. Each captioned at base.Reverse is blank. Overlays measure 5" x 3 1/2" Chips and wear to paper doll. Costumes with fine detail. Minor toning. One old repair on overlay.

Price: $750.00

Item #29020759