Late Victorian Dressmaker's Mannequin by Girard Paris c.1890
An antique fully adjustable dressmaker's mannequin with articulating limbs on a turned wooden pedestal and topped with a metal finial. The mannequin has an article of clothing that was being made attached to the body. A large cast iron knob secures the dress form when raised and is stamped "Girard Paris". This logo is probably stamped on the body as well. Several fingers are missing with only the middle finger remaining on the right hand.
- CREATOR Girard, Paris.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c. 1890.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Fabric, Metal, Wood, Cast Iron.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 54-63 in. W 20 in. D 14 in.