Beautiful French Bisque Bebe, Figure C, by Jules Steiner

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16" (41 cm.) Bisque socket head, dark blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brush-stroked brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair in soft curls, French composition fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Steiner Paris Fre C 0 (head) Le Petit Parisien Bebe Steiner (body). Comments: Jules Steiner, circa 1889. Value Points: rare model with very expressive features, beautiful bisque and complexion, original body and body finish, lovely antique costume including signed shoes.
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