302 . A French Doll's Schoolroom with Nine Bisque Dolls and Furnishings from Exhibition at the Famed Musee de la Poupee in Paris
14" (36 cm.) Bisque socket head with cafe-au-lait complexion, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, black eyeliner, painted lashes, brown brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, pierced ears, black fleecy mohair wig over Steiner pate, brown composition fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: J. Steiner Bte SGDG Paris Fre A 7 (head) Le Petit Parisien Bebe Steiner Medaille d'Or Paris 1889 (body). Comments: Jules Steiner, circa 1890. Value Points: beautiful flawless complexion, original body and body finish, wearing original muslin chemise, leather shoes with silk rosette signed C.M.