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They Are Us In Miniature | Joshua's Essay On Antique Dolls

They Are Us In Miniature | Joshua's Essay On Antique Dolls

For over a millennia, mankind has preserved its hopes and ideals in miniature. If you want to know what people considered important, look at what they reduced in size and in their own way, enshrined. Dolls and their accoutrement forever will be tiny mannequins of humanity’s ideals and hopes. That's what they really are. They are us-- in miniature.