Monday, October 8, 2012

Paper Dolls in the Style of Mucha

Very beautiful paper doll by Charles Ventura with art nouveau  inspiration from Mucha.  I did not include all the outfits or pages from this set.  Also some items are cut off a little.

Description:art style paper dolls
Name: Paper Dolls in the Style of Mucha Date:2012 Publisher: Dover
Artist:Charles Ventura
Format:12 pages 2 dolls
Condition: uncut

Ratings: Out of 10
Base: 8 not a fan of 'floating hair'
Clothing: 9 gowns are inserting and well detailed
Accessories: 8 hair pieces and attached items add another element
Cover: not shown 6.5 shows both dolls and some text, kinda dull
Color: 9 lovely use of pastel colors
Shading/Texture: 9 very nice details
Overall:8.25 of 10

1 comment:

  1. I have the first printing of these dolls by Hobby House Press from 1990 and that cover is so beautiful, far more than Dover's cover. Also, the dolls have 2 more dresses than Dover's new printing and more accessories. Get the original you will love it so much more :)