Lot No. 100
French Jules Steiner ‘A Series’ Bebe pressed bisque 18″ (46cm) early 1890s. Incised “J. Steiner // Bte SGDG // Paris // FI re A 11”. Closed red mouth with shading and modeled inner space, red accents to nostrils and eye corners. Blue glass paperweight eyes, angled lashes, lush gloss brown arched brows with fine outer feathering. Pierced detailed ears with some flakes, original dark brown human hair wig with Serie IX tag, and Steiner cardboard pate. Original Steiner ball jointed composition body, retains most of paper hip label, slender fingers with some reglues, unjointed wrists. Olive shantung dropped waist dress with lower pleating, lace trim and musk pink silk covered buttons and piping, antique white wear undergarments, vintage blue cotton shoes.
$5,000 – $6,000