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  1. Music Motion Fancy Rare Automata

    By Florence Theriault. Rare automata and musical boxes from the 19th century are featured, including several outstanding models never previously documented. Multiple images of many pieces capture the "actions" of acrobats, clowns, and magicians. A gorgeous full-color book. 9" x 12". 158 pages. Hardbound. Includes Price Key. BT-266 Learn More

    Regular Price: $75.00

    Special Price $25.00

  2. Dimples And Sawdust

    By Florence Theriault. The legendary doll collection of early doll author and connoisseur, Madaline Selfridge, is presented in rich colors, against a background of delicate early valentines and paper ephemera also collected by her. 8" X 11". Softbound. 148 pages. Price key included. BT-265 Learn More

    Regular Price: $59.00

    Special Price $10.00

  3. A Fine Pretending Tea

    Join Theriault's for an exceptional auction of fine antique dolls – more than 400 will be auctioned in the Saturday catalog session ranging from very rare French bees highlighted by a petite kid-bodied A.T. Bebe from a private family owner, to rare German bisque characters including Hertel and Schwab's 111 solemn faced girl. An Exceptional group of dolls formerly in the Cleveland Museum of Art collection will be sold to benefit their education department collection and includes outstanding examples of early Edo period Japanese dolls, a fine group of Chinese Wooden Door of Hope dolls, and superb wooden crib figured from 18th/19th century Europe. There are American cloth dolls, bisque mignonettes, Schoenhuts, American folk dolls, French poupees, automata, early paper mache, Sasha studio, and even an grand studio-sized dinosaur from Steiff. We invite you to join them and 100's of other dolls at Theriault's catalog auction on Saturday, May 31, 2008. Learn More
    $49.00

  4. Private Collections

    Featuring the best of the best dolls from discriminating private owners and estates. Wonderful dolls from superb French and german Bisque, fine French poupees, kewpies, wax and paper mache. Rare kewpies and all-bisque characters also a group of desirable near mint portrait cissy dolls. 8 1/2" X 11" BT-262 Learn More

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  5. The Wee Ones, Googlies, Kewpies, and Impish Bisque Dolls

    Mischief is in the eye of the beholder, but sometimes the wide-eyed ''who me?'' of the mischief-maker leaves no room for doubt. Meet more than 200 rascals and scamps with twinkles in their eyes or a whistle on their lips. And you'll find snow babies, comic characters, and related novelty dolls, too. Most are wee, but, just for scale, we've included a group of big brother googlies, too! Hardbound, 72 pages with full color photographs. 9 1/2" x 9 1/2". With Price Key. BT-261 Learn More

    Regular Price: $49.00

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  6. In The Minds Eye

    Featuring the Geri E. Baker world class collection of antique dolls, including important examples by French doll makers in superb original costumes, along with an outstanding collection of French poupees highlighted by the famous Blondinette and her trousseau. There are, too, rare German bisque art character dolls as well as early dolls including the very rare one of a kind French wooden court dolls. Over 350 objects. 160 pages, full- color, hardbound, with value key. 8 ½" x 12" BT-260 Learn More

    Regular Price: $75.00

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  7. When The Circus Came To Town

    A fabulous collection of antique dolls, toys, automata and even glass canes is presented in full-color in this art book. Historical background of each piece is given, as well as the actual personal history of many of the objects including the famous "Consuelo's Bridesmaid" and Jumbo the Elephant, a gift of P.T. Barnum to his friend Wesley Redhead. The rare Levitation Man automaton, of which only two are known in the world, is also shown with detailed multi- photographs. Hardbound with dust jacket. 9" x 12". 148 pages. Price Key Included. BT-259 Learn More

    Regular Price: $75.00

    Special Price $25.00

  8. Images an Antique Doll Auction Catalog

    All original French bebes, early china, paper dolls, and poupees with trouseaux. Full color with over 112 pages and price key. Available in limited numbers. BT-258 Learn More
    $49.00

  9. Grand Notes, The Legendary Collection of Carol Jean Zvonar

    "I bought my first antique doll for $1 when I was 5 years old," she said; "Antiques are the only dolls I have ever loved." Dr. Carole Jean Stoessel Zvonar has collected antique dolls from the age of 5. Her lifetime achievement of collecting antique those dolls are all shown in this commemorative hardbound book. 144 pages, full color, with price key. 8 ½" x 12". Learn More
    $59.00

  10. Cherished Collection, Antique Dolls & Doll Costumes of Madame Petyt

    Madame Andree Petyt, the elegant European lady whose collection was visited by Belgian royalty, never played with dolls as a child. She came to dolls, she explained, through a love of fashion and an enduring fascination with doll costumes and the history of clothing those dolls personified. This explains the particular vision of Madame Petyt whose extraordinary collection of rare dolls in exquisite costumes are featured in a full color commemorative hardbound book with historic references. 188 pages, hardbound with value key. 8 ½" x 11". Learn More
    $75.00

  11. Two Different Worlds

    French dolls from the Paris store Au Nain Belu contrast a collection of Alabama babies in this wonderful auction catalog. More than 300 dolls are shown and described. Full color with over 112 pages. Softbound. 8" x 11". Includes Price Key. Learn More
    $49.00

  12. Fits And Starts, Costumes

    By Florence Theriault. This is the seventh in a series of books about antique doll costumes by Florence Theriault. More than 300 antique doll costumes are featured, including gowns for fashionable lady dolls, dresses for French bebes or German bisque children, along with bonnets, shoes, and complete trousseaux. Divided into chapters by theme and decade. A value guide is included. Softbound, 136 pages and full color. 8 ½" x 11". BT-254 Learn More
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