French Bisque Bebe Jumeau,Impressed Depose Model,Size 9

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21" (53 cm.) Pressed bisque socket head,deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes in hand-cut eye sockets,dark eyeliner encircles the eye sockets,lushly painted lashes,brush-stroked brows,rose blushed eye shadow,accented nostrils and eye corners,closed mouth,defined space between the outlined lips,blonde mohair extended wig over cork pate,French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists,wearing antique purple and mauve striped silk dress,undergarments,Jumeau knit stocks and signed Jumeau shoes,lace and silk ribbon bonnet. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Jumeau 9 (and artist checkmarks). Comments: Emile Jumeau,1885,the model was made for one year only. Value Points: beautiful complexion enhances the very expressive features,original body and body finish,lovely antique costume.
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