Children of Japan

Children of Japan
Courtesy, R. John Wright

The Jumeau 201

The Jumeau 201
Courtesy Theriault's and Antique Doll Collector Magazine

Hinges and Hearts

Hinges and Hearts
An Exhibit of our Metal Dolls

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Tuxedo and Bangles

Tuxedo and Bangles

A History of Metal Dolls

A History of Metal Dolls
Now on Alibris.com and In Print! The First Book of its Kind

Alice, Commemorative Edition

Alice, Commemorative Edition
Courtesy, R. John Wright

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Emma, aka, La Contessa Bathory

Emma, aka, La Contessa Bathory
Her Grace wishes us all a Merry Christmas!

Annabelle

Annabelle

Emma Emmeline

Emma Emmeline
Our New Addition/fond of stuffed toys

Cloth Clown

Cloth Clown

Native American Art

Native American Art

the triplets

the triplets

c. 1969 Greek Plastic Mini Baby

c. 1969 Greek Plastic Mini Baby
Bought Athens on the street

Iron Maiden; Middle Ages

Iron Maiden; Middle Ages

Sand Baby Swirls!

Sand Baby Swirls!
By Glenda Rolle, courtesy, the Artist

Glenda's Logo

Glenda's Logo
Also, a link to her site

Sand Baby Castaway

Sand Baby Castaway
By Glenda Rolle, Courtesy the Artist

A French Friend

A French Friend

Mickey

Mickey
From our friends at The Fennimore Museum

2000+ year old Roman Rag Doll

2000+ year old Roman Rag Doll
British Museum, Child's Tomb

Ancient Egypt Paddle Doll

Ancient Egypt Paddle Doll
Among first "Toys?"

ushabti

ushabti
Egyptian Tomb Doll 18th Dynasty

Ann Parker Doll of Anne Boleyn

Ann Parker Doll of Anne Boleyn

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Tin Head Brother and Sister, a Recent Purchase

Tin Head Brother and Sister, a Recent Purchase
Courtesy, Antique Daughter

Judge Peep

Judge Peep

Hakata Doll Artist at Work

Hakata Doll Artist at Work
From the Museum Collection

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Japanese Costume Barbies

Japanese Costume Barbies
Samurai Ken

Etienne

Etienne
A Little Girl

Happy Heart Day

Happy Heart Day

From "Dolls"

From "Dolls"
A Favorite Doll Book

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Jenny Wren

Jenny Wren
Ultimate Doll Restorer

Our Friends at The Fennimore Doll and Toy Museum

Our Friends at The Fennimore Doll and Toy Museum

Baby Boo 1960s

Baby Boo 1960s
Reclaimed and Restored as a childhood Sabrina the Witch with Meow Meow

Dr. E's on Display with sign

Dr. E's on Display with sign

Dolls Restored ad New to the Museum

Dolls Restored ad New to the Museum
L to R: K*R /celluloid head, all bisque Artist Googly, 14 in. vinyl inuit sixties, early celluloid Skookum type.

Two More Rescued Dolls

Two More Rescued Dolls
Late Sixties Vinyl: L to R: Probably Horseman, all vinyl, jointed. New wig. R: Effanbee, probably Muffy, mid sixties. New wig and new clothing on both. About 12 inches high.

Restored Italian Baby Doll

Restored Italian Baby Doll
One of Dr. E's Rescued Residents

Dolls on Display

Dolls on Display
L to R: Nutcrackers, Danish Troll, HItty and her book, Patent Washable, Mechanical Minstrel, Creche figure, M. Alexander Swiss. Center is a German mechanical bear on the piano. Background is a bisque German costume doll.

A Few Friends

A Few Friends
These dolls are Old German and Nutcrackers from Dr. E's Museum. They are on loan to another local museum for the holidays.

Vintage Collage

Vintage Collage
Public Domain Art

The Merry Wanderer

The Merry Wanderer
Courtesy R. John Wright, The Hummel Collection

The Fennimore Doll Museum

The Fennimore Doll Museum

Robert

Robert
A Haunted Doll with a Story

Halloween Dolls Displayed in a Local Library

Halloween Dolls Displayed in a Local Library

The Cody Jumeau

The Cody Jumeau
Long-faced or Jumeau Triste

German Princesses

German Princesses
GAHC 2005

A Little PowerRanger

A Little PowerRanger
Halloween 2004

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The Island of the Dolls
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Based on the Nutshell Series of Death
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A lovely dress

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Raggedy Ann
A few friends in cloth!

Fennimore Doll and Toy Museum, WI

Fennimore Doll and Toy Museum, WI
Pixar Animator's Collection

Little PM sisters

Little PM sisters
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Dressed Mexican Fleas

Dressed Mexican Fleas

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Really old Dolls!

Saturday, October 21, 2017

“I made an oopsie!” Or what else could Su-Lin be saying?

“I made an oopsie!” Or what else could Su-Lin be saying?




This is a beautiful, realistic baby doll.  I don't work for Paradise Galleries, or own a doll, but this is very nice as a doll site.  Enjoy.

Theriault's Bittersweet Vingette Videos Available!



Courtesy, Theriault's




Vignette Video Series | October 28-29, 2017
"Bittersweet" - Early Paper Mache Dolls
Vignette Video Series | October 28-29, 2017
"Bittersweet" - More Early Dolls Part 1
From The Lorna Lieberman Collection
Vignette Video Series | October 28-29, 2017
"Bittersweet" - More Early Dolls Part 2
From The Lorna Lieberman Collection
Vignette Video Series | October 28-29, 2017
"Bittersweet" - Antique Dolls and Automata Pt 1
From The Lorna Lieberman Collection
Vignette Video Series | October 28-29, 2017
"Bittersweet" - Antique Dolls and Automata Pt 2
From The Lorna Lieberman Collection
Dolls from the Private Collection of Lorna Lieberman of Leawood, Kansas, formerly of Boston. Part II of her extraordinary collection of early wax, wooden, and porcelain dolls, and fine French poupees, many with original provenance including Miss Annie Kelley’s exceptional Sanitary Commission Fair doll of 1863.
Norma Faul of New Jersey, a notable private collection highlighted by beautiful French bébés and automata.
Jane Leader of Westlake, Ohio, whose splendid collection of rare German bisque characters and French bébés and poupées were assembled with the eye of an artist which she was.
Nancy O’Connor of New Jersey, featuring dolls as exhibited at the Princeton Doll and Toy Museum.
The auction preview is 9AM each day. The auction begins at 11AM each day. The Sunday Marquis session to be immediately followed by Theriault’s Famous Discovery Day auction (for attending bidders only). Attendance is encouraged to view firsthand this once-in-a-lifetime museum quality presentation, but if you cannot attend we welcome absentee bidding, live telephone bidding, and live bidding on the internet. Too, you can “tune-in” to the online auction and watch and listen to the entire event. Questions? Give us a call and we’ll help you choose the bidding option that is best for you.

A splendid book of the auction is available for $59. Theriault’s auction book includes full color photographs of every doll, detailed description and historical background including provenance when available, and pre-sale estimate. Shipping is free, and the books are sent priority mail. And after the auction you will receive prices realized to keep with the book forever. To order call us at 410-224-3655 or visit theriaults.com.
Hotel & Shuttle Information
The Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas is located at 6333 N Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, Arizona 85250. For hotel reservations call 480-948-7750. For auction information call Theriault’s at 410-224-3655 M-F 9AM-5PM EST or go online to theriaults.com.
How To Bid. Choose the dolls that "speak" to you, and have the fun of bidding and winning in person. Meet new friends. Convene with old friends. Laugh and enjoy, and don't forget the hot fudge sundaes! And if you absolutely can't be there to bid, remember that you can bid absentee, bid live on the telephone, or bid live on the internet. For more information, please contact us at 410-224-3655, email us at info@theriaults.com or visit theriaults.com.
To receive notice of Theriault's auctions, go to www.theriaults.com and register to receive email notices. If you are planning on coming to the October 28-29 auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, or would like more information call Theriault's at 410-224-3655 or email info@theriaults.com.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Antique Doll Collector Magazine: November Sneak Peek!!

Antique Doll Collector Magazine: November Sneak Peek!!: November Sneak Peek   Our wonderful  cover is fairly dancing with automatons is just a hint of what’s waiting in this issue.   The...

Monday, October 16, 2017