Lot No. 141

Lot 141.

French c1895-1899 Jumeau ‘Tete Bebe’ 21″ (53cm) bisque doll. Incised 10 // red stamped Tete Jumeau 9. Blue glass inserted eyes, angled lashes, brown gloss arched feathered brows. Open mouth with peak accents and inner shading, porcelain upper teeth, pierced ears. Light brown human hair replaced wig and SFBJ cork pate. Firing flaws from seams below each ear, spiral neck spring. Jumeau French ball jointed wood composition body with jointed wrists, some finger paint touch ups, paper label ‘Bebe Jumeau / Diplome d’Honneur’. Hail spot lace trim antique white wear dress has short puff sleeves, broderie anglaise collar, under wear and corset all antique. White rexine Jumeau bee symbol shoes, white socks.

$600 – $800