Lot No. 103
French bisque Jumeau “Tete Bebe” c1890s. 19″ (48cm). Open rose red mouth has inner shading with upturned corners, peak accents and upper row of teeth. Neck is red stamped ‘Tete Jumeau” and artist check mark. Blue paperweight Guperatte glass eyes, eyeliner, long angled lashes, long arched lush gloss brows with expert fine outer feathering, soft blushing, pierced ears, superior painting. Original blonde mohair sparse wig over original cork pate, spiral neck spring attachment. Jumeau excellent wood composition body with jointed wrists and blue stamped “Bebe Jumeau // Bte SGDG Depose”. Antique inserted lace dress with some age to lace on long sleeves, petticoat, pantaloons, wide brim hat, white socks and antique white leather lace up shoes.
$1,200 – $1,700