Iconic Mannequin Twiggy Model Head by Huard, France, 1971 Space Age Design

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Rare hard plastic store display hat stand or model featuring iconic English mannequin Twiggy Lawson. Signed and dated by French Manufacturer HUARD, 1971. Engraved on side base: "Modele Depose - © - Huard - 1971". Excellent vintage condition.

Lesley Lawson, widely known by the nickname Twiggy, is an English model, actress, and singer. In the mid-1960s, she became a prominent British teenage model of swinging 1960s London. Twiggy was initially known for her thin build (thus her nickname) and her androgynous look consisting of big eyes, long eyelashes, and short hair. In 1966, she was named "The Face of 1966" modeled in France, Japan, and the US, and landed on the covers of Vogue.

Measurements: 8.69 in. wide (22 cm) x 6.32 in. deep (16 cm) x 15.75 in. high (40 cm).
Details
Of the Period
Space Age
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
1971
Period
1970-1979
Materials and Techniques
Plastic
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
15.75 in. H x 8.66 in. W x 6.3 in. D
40 cm H x 22 cm W x 16 cm D
Dealer Location
Atlanta, GA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU163227084053
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