red top, brown jacket, striped red and white skirt and hat

red top, brown jacket, striped red and white skirt and hat

Set Information

Set Title
DOLLS FOR ALL SEASONS SERIES, MERRY MARION, (smaller 9 in. version with slits, no number)
Set Comment

one envelope has No 33 on the bottom right corner,
please refer to the book COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS BY BLAIR & MARGARET WHITTON for a very complete listing. On page 74 they discuss these four sets-ROSEY RUTH, DEAR DOROTHY, MERRY MARION, and SWEET ALICE. Sets that comes in two different versions. One version has dolls 9 inches tall with a head continuous with the rest of the doll and two small slits at the shoulders to put the dress tabs through. There are no numbers or titles on the backs. They come in thin light brown envelopes and each contains a doll, four dresses, and four hats. They are a smaller version of the numbered ARTISTIC SERIES sets.

Item Information

Item Title
red top, brown jacket, striped red and white skirt and hat
Item Comment

red top with small round gold buttons down the left, brown jacket with fur trim and buckle at waist, red and white striped skirt with light brown boots.
she holds a doll in her right hand,
hat is red with red and white striped ribbon tied into bows, red and white feather plumes

Artist
DESIGNED BY MARGUERITE MCDONALD
Size
5 x 7 1/2 in. dress, 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. hat
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