Antique Christian Hacker Queen Anne style mansion doll house
Antique Christian Hacker Queen Anne style mansion. A rare & extraordinary turn of the century villa with wraparound porch supported by pairs of turned columns & decorated with gilded grill work railing. Chromolithographed red faux tile roof paper applied to wooden roof. Facade of paper on wood simulating ashlar block on 1st story & yellow wood siding on 2nd & 3rd stories. Architectural elements include a variety of turned & gilded roof finials, keystone applications on ovoid & half round window trim & metal gilt & cutout railings on front exterior stairway, porch, balcony, widow's walk & roof ridges. Facade broken by 4 bays, front peaked roof & portico with triangular pediment & balcony with triple window treatment. Magnificent original interior wallpaper, paper border & paper flooring. Grand staircase in left hand foyer with architectural ornamental & metal gilt filigree railings, original silk & lace curtains. 46" t x 37" w. Very good to excellent facade paper has been professional replaced with very authentic looking facsimile; porch roof paper professionally reproduced; 2nd story roof all original except back vertical window's, walk are repainted, front door redone & retains the original hardware. I've only seen this house available twice in the US, this one & another. Its from the Wash DC miniature museum.
The interior rooms we contributed pictures to Swantje Kohlers Hacker book. It's attached to a table top base. We have a table custom made for it to fit on. The front porch, stairs, & widow walk are removable. Comes from our personal collection.
I've only seen 2 available in this country & this is 1 of them. The item "Antique Christian Hacker Queen Anne style mansion doll house" is in sale since Sunday, August 21, 2016. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dollhouse Miniatures\Doll Houses". The seller is "sondkr" and is located in Chico, California. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia.
- Brand: Christian Hacker
- Type: House
- Features: Vintage
- Material: Wood
- Style: Mansion
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany