Lot No. 097
French Fleischmann / S.F.B.J. “Eden Bebe” c1890-1905 pale poured bisque 23″ (58.5cm) doll. Incised “EDEN BEBE // PARIS // M”. Guepratte enamel glass paperweight eyes, upper-lower angled black lashes, lush arched brows with upper feathering, black eyeliner. Closed red mouth with tongue, very soft blushed cheeks, pierced ears with faux pearl drop earrings. Original cork pate and replaced dark brown wig. Five piece straight leg jointed composition body with three missing fingers and tipped thumbs. Antique French inserted lace and embroidered petticoat, pantaloons, blue velvet dress and blue taffeta coat with gold braid trim, homemade kid leather gloves and boots, attached purse and feathered hat.
$900 – $1,200