Petite German Bisque Googly with Wonderful Expression ~~~~7" (18 cm.) Bisque socket head with square-cut facial shape, brown glass sleep and side-glancing googly eyes, painted long curly lashes, single-stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with impish smile, blonde mohair wig, five-piece paper-mache body with painted socks and shoes, pretty silk dress. Marks: (illegible, possibly Heubach square). Comments: Germany, circa 1915.
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Rare German Bisque Character 15" (38 cm.) Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 124. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt,circa 1917,from their art character series,the mischievous boy represents "Moritz" from the classic German children's book by Wilhelm Busch. Value points: very rare storybook doll with superbly characterized modeling of facial crinkles,laughter and dimple lines,brows,nose.