18th Century Italian Crèche Doll Bust


An 18th century clay, gesso and monochrome painted Neopolitan creche doll head. This piece has beautiful blue glass eyes and very serene expression. The face is particularly finely modelled and decorated. There are some marks to her face and the gesso has worn away at the back shown in the images. A very rare piece on a new hard wood display stand. Free UK delivery on this item.
Height with stand 23cm
Height of head 15.5cm
Width of head 9cm
Width of stand 7cm

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