13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
10" (25 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, feathered brows, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with flat-cut derriere. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Sch (in shield on head and derriere) 4 (head). Comments: Schmitt et Fils, circa 1882. Value Points: very rare tiny size Schmitt bebe is complemented by original body and body finish, beautiful gentle expression, fine bisque and painting, lovely antique costume.