SET: THE COLONIAL BELLES SERIES, LITTLE MARTHA, ARTISTIC SERIES NO.750

Set Information edit

Set Comment

please refer to the book COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS BY BLAIR & MARGARET WHITTON for a very complete listing. On page 84 they discuss this series that is made up of two sets. Each set was published in two different versions. They are, LITTLE MARTHA, ARTISTIC SERIES NO. 36 (earlier) or ARTISTIC SERIES NO.750 and LITTLE JANICE ARTISTIC SERIES NO. 35 (earlier) or ARTISTIC SERIES NO. 751.
photos from the collection of Shirley Fischer online catalog and from DRESSING DOLLS 1850-1965 BY FLORENCE THERIAULT pg 43

Items in Set

hat only
750-A
hat only
Item Comment

hat is pink with a black ribbon bow and flowers

Categories
hat only
750-B
hat only
Item Comment

hat is purple with a cluster of blue flowers and pink and yellow feather plumes

Categories
hat only
750-C
hat only
Item Comment

hat is pink with pink and green ribbon bows and white feather plumes,

Categories
LITTLE MARTHA, ARTISTIC SERIES NO. 750 (later version)
750
LITTLE MARTHA, ARTISTIC SERIES NO. 750 (later version)
Item Comment

doll, with head continuous with the body of the doll in one printing,has curly blonde hair with a purple ribbon, left arm bent at the elbow in towards her waist and the right arm hangs down, she wears a white slip with brown stockings and brown shoes with pink bows

Categories
pink, green and white dress and hat
750
pink, green and white dress and hat
Item Comment

white lacy top with lace at the neckline, cuffs, and hemline, pink red ribbon bows at neck, shoulders and cuffs, has a brown patterned top with a large green bustle to each side, skirt is pink with darker pink stripes.
dress is knee length,
hat is pink with pink and green ribbon bows and white feather plumes,

purple and white jacket, yellow floral skirt with hat
750
purple and white jacket, yellow floral skirt with hat
Item Comment

purple jacket with white lacy trim, red ribbon bows and clusters of blue flowers at the cuffs, skirt is yellow with small grey blue flowers,
dress is knee length,
hat is purple with a cluster of blue flowers and pink and yellow feather plumes

Categories
white blouse with red vest and skirt and hat
750
white blouse with red vest and skirt and hat
Item Comment

white lacy top with black ribbon at cuffs, she has a red vest with criss cross ties across the chest, red skirt with striped pattern at the hemline,
dress is knee length,
hat is pink with a black ribbon bow and flowers

Categories
white, green and blue dress and hat
750
white, green and blue dress and hat
Item Comment

white dress with green vest with criss cross ties across chest, blue ribbon bows and blue pattern to the skirt,
dress is knee length
hat is blue with blue ribbon and flowers

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