|For those who love Kewpies, not that Kewpiesta is near again. Read below more about this year's festival. Look for more on dolls and Spring and Easter, and get your fairy gardens ready! Look forward to July, when Theriault's will auction Shirley Temple's dolls and memories, and remember UFDC!|
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Friday, March 27, 2015
Lot # 49 (Sale Order: 49 of 60)
5" (13 cm.) x 3". The book, dated 1839, has beautiful marbled-paper hard cover, and with numerous black and white engravings the book tells first-hand account of a poupee...more of the era as she travels about. By Mademoiselle Louise Aulnay, published by Ebhard, Paris, 1839. Excellent condition and very rare.
|"The Dolls House" and other Doll Books by Rumer Godden|
Godden was an avid miniature and doll collector as well as
best-selling author. Tottie, Marchpane, Little Plum, Miss
Happiness, Miss Flower, Impunity Jane and other dolls populate her
stories for children. Dolls peep into her adult work as well.
Remember, send photos for the gallery.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Wednesday, March 11, 2015
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Tuesday, March 10, 2015
An Apologia for Countess Erzebet Bathory: The Good Wife as Erzebet?: I had a flash of inspiration watching Julianna Margulies on The Good Wife last Sunday; she would make a great Erzebet. So, how about it? F...
An Apologia for Countess Erzebet Bathory: Dolls from Erzebet's Time: Building a General Doll Collection: Part V Soon, I'll have stories of the antique show and doll show I attended this weekend, and m...