Royal Doulton Figurine – Geisha HN634

An extremely rare figure came to auction recently in the UK – the figure in question is called a Geisha HN634.

The figure was described as follows: A ROYAL DOULTON GEISHA FIGURINE, inscribed ‘A Japanese Lady Potted by Doulton & Co, HN634 CN’, impressed 288 and 2.26 x to base, designed by Harry Tittensor 1924.

According to the condition report noted, the figure was described as being “Overpainted” and the auction placed a moderate estimate of £500-£600GBP. The piece attracted obviously attracted plenty of interest and the final hammer price was £850GBP plus commission.