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Original Art - 4 Dollhouse Rooms, Furniture and Paper Doll Occupants - Dining-Room, Sitting-Room, The Nursery and Bedroom - Arts & Craft Influence
Original Art - 4 Dollhouse Rooms, Furniture and Paper Doll Occupants - Dining-Room, Sitting-Room, The Nursery and Bedroom - Arts & Craft Influence


 
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Price: $1,200.00

Bibliography:
Harriet Steensen. . . [1910s]
Keywords:
Childhood Architecture, Paper Playthings, Paper Dolls, Pretend Play, Made by Hand
Condition:
Light edge wear from handling.

Product Code: 202008637

Description
 
Executed in watercolor, pen and ink with pencil narrative and instructions. Each room includes an exterior wall with windows appropriately adorned, furnishing to construct and in three instances the paper doll occupants, including costumes for "sister" who is in the sitting room with her friend.    The instructions are comprehensive and the designs intricate.  The nursery includes  the nurse with baby and one costume.  Furnishings include a cradle, carriage changing table and dresser.  The Dining-Room, again in the Arts & Craft style includes a table and chairs and sideboard with tea service for placement on the table. The maid is sweeping.  The bedroom includes a bed, dresser and chairs with accessories including stand of pictures of mother and father and flowers for the dressing table.  Each sheet measure 16 1/2" x 11".