An All Original French Bisque Bebe Jumeau, Size 1,

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The doll has poured bisque socket head, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth, shaded and accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, original composition and wooden fully jointed body. The doll wears her factory original couturier costume comprising maroon velvet two-piece dress with ivory woven stripes, comprising jacket with ivory silk front panel edged with metallic thread trimmed brown velvet, matching pleated skirt with attached balayeuse, matching bonnet with maroon silk ribbons, undergarments, cream Jumeau stockings and black leather Jumeau shoes with brown silk rosettes. Marked "Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 1" and artist's checkmarks on head, and "Jumeau Medaille d'Or Paris" on torso. Emile Jumeau, with couturier costume by Ernestine Jumeau, circa 1888. 9" (23 cm).
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