Lot No. 099

Lot 99.

Closed mouth Tete Jumeau Bebe c1886-90 companion bisque 35″ (89cm), red stamped ‘Depose//Tete Jumeau//Bte SGDG//16’ on her neck along with checkmarks. Blue Guepratte glass paperweight eyes with encircled black eyeliner, upper soft eyeshadow, bold angled lashes, very long arched gloss brows with outer feathering. Closed rose mouth with fine peak accents, bold inner shading along with modeled white space. Applied prominent pierced ears, chin dimple, and soft blush. Lush human hair brown wig with long ringlet curls and cork pate are both replaced. Original ball jointed wood composition body with jointed wrists, and remains of Jumeau oval paper label. Body cut for non-working dual pull-sting crier. Antique couture burgundy-pink striped silk ensemble with age thinning, matching petticoat, Antique pantaloons, burgundy hose, blue/red felt shoes, wide brim black hat with cream lace center. Vintage lined sheepskin wide shawl, long matching handbag, and 66cm long vintage umbrella.

$6,000 – $7,500

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