Three days later, the lovebirds emerged once again at Santa Monica’s decidedly more-low key Jack in the Box drive-thru.
There are areas of rust and paint chipping too, yet we feel the condition simply adds to its charm and authenticity.
Dating to the earlier part of the 20th century, circa 1930s, this is a rare and authentic mannequin with adjustabe features.
Of French origin, and originating from a tailors in Paris, the mannequin is quite unique in its form and its functionality.
He is made of very thick card/papeir mache just like the original mannequins were. He could be used as a creative project, or kept just as he is. She is made of thick card/papeir mache just like the original mannequins were. She could be used as a creative project, or kept just as she is. With their keen appreciation for style the French introduced the first full-bodied mannequin in 1870.
The ethereal wax-work modelled head, in painted translucent wax with implanted human hair and glas...