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Tom Francirek and Andre Oliveira Art dolls

Tom Francirek and Andre Oliveira Art dolls

Pia, hand painted hazel eyes, haute couture garment, sewn by hand, the bodice made of silver metallic silk organza and black antique Chantilly lace. Tom Francirek and Andre Oliveira Art dolls

Tom Francirek and Andre Oliveira Art dolls

Tandem of talented artists Tom Francirek & Andre Oliveira has created a gallery of collectible dolls, which have become known to all doll collectors and art lovers. In fact, each of their unique handmade dolls exists in a single copy. And this fact explains its price of $ 5000.
Tom Francirek & Andre Oliveira create their dolls from the finest and rich materials. In particular, fine silks, vintage laces, silk flowers, angora mohair, and unique porcelain. Noteworthy, doll eyes – painstakingly drawn by hand with multiple colors in order to achieve a realistic look.

Pia, from Art dolls by Tom Francirek & Andre Oliveira

Stunningly beautiful doll Pia. The sleeves and gown made of antique champagne colored silk gauze, antique cream lace and antique silk tulle. Tom Francirek and Andre Oliveira Art dolls

A beautiful antique black velvet ribbon looped into a bow at her hip. The lower part of her gown enveloped in a gossamer haze of antique black silk tulle. Her stockings – made of antique silk tulle and painstakingly polka-dotted by hand. A delicate vintage pearl necklace completes this one of kind designed, haute couture dress.

Produced in very limited quantities, usually about 10-15 copies, porcelain Art Dolls by Tom Francirek and Andre Oliveira are unique. No two dolls, as each dress – sewn and decorated by hand and each doll has her hair color and style. Each doll eyes carefully drawn by hand using many different colors and shades, which gives very realistic look, breathes life into them. Besides, authors are constantly working on improving their skills, which is in each doll.

Tom Francirek and Andre Oliveira Art dolls

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