European Hand Made Papier Mâché Colete Wig Doll
From our new winter collection sourced at Maison e Objet in Paris, January 2015.
Beautiful hand made Millinery head ( Wig Doll or Milliners Marottes) consisting of a hand-painted face with blue eyes and red lips.
This item includes the turned, painted wooden base featured.
The head is made of moulded papier maché with applied and hand made painted features.
The base is painted black.
The first papier maché wig dolls were produced in France in the early 1800's.
45cm high including the base.