Lee-Lee is a one-of-a-kind Leo-Moss-inspired doll by Tutu Souza.
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Composition Girl in Flour Sack Dress
A black composition doll wears a dress made from a flour sack.
Jolly Joan Lookalike or Patsy-type Girl
11-1/2-inch 1920s-1930s composition Patsy-type and Jolly-Joan-lookalike. #blackdoll #compositionblackdoll #Patsytypedoll #JollyJoantypedoll
Name: Snow White Made by and When: Ideal Toy Corporation, 1938 Material: Composition with jointed neck, upper arms at shoulder socket, and upper legs at the hip socket; the legs are straight. Marks: Unmarked Height: 16-1/2 inches Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Ear-length sculpted black hair with front center part and a sculpted red bow in theContinue reading “Snow White”
Debutante Walker by American Character, 1939, is a full-body composition doll. #americancharacterdoll #compositiondoll #blackdoll #antiqueblackdoll
Early 1900s composition and cloth multi-face doll, unknown maker. #twofaceddoll, #multifacedoll, #dollwithtwofaces #unusualdoll #blackdoll
A Leo-Moss-type-doll by Tutu Souza #LeoMossdollreproduction #Leomoss
Made in Germany, this doll is a fine example of Florodora by Armand Marseille, early 1900s.
#blackantiquedoll #armandmarseilledoll, #blackgermandoll,
Name: Olympia Made by and When: Leasa “Tutu” Souza, 2021 Material: Papier-mâché head with painted composition arms and legs, and a cloth body Marks: Tutu (on the back) Height: 21 inches Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Texturized papier-mâché black hair with curls in the front, brown glass eyes from Germany, pouty down-turned mouth with three tears streamingContinue reading “Olympia”
Pansy by Leo Moss
Name: Pansy Made by and When: Leo Moss, 1888 Material: Papier-mâché shoulder head with painted composition arms and legs, and a brown cloth rag-stuffed body Marks: 1888 (incised in the back of the head) Height: 23 inches Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Textured black hair with molded pigtails to accommodate ribbons, inset brown glass eyes, smiling mouthContinue reading “Pansy by Leo Moss”