13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
7" (18 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque torso, blue glass eyes, painted lashes and brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with accent line between the lips, blonde mohair wig, peg-jointed bisque arms and legs, painted white stockings and black two-strap shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: for the French market, circa 1885. Value Points: brilliant blue eyes wonderfully contrast the delicate complexion, wearing antique red silk costume and with woven bonnet.