I have always been struck by plaster millinery display heads. It's the glamor. Clearly these were sculpted and painted to be a version of the current fashion ideal. I am struck by the stylization. The closet thing out there today are wig heads, which are composite and of course have to be bald. It's just not the same.
These are 4 of my 6 display heads. The other 2? A 1950s dark brunette, very Joan Crawford in style, ................ for more: Past Perfect Vintage Blog