302 . A French Doll's Schoolroom with Nine Bisque Dolls and Furnishings from Exhibition at the Famed Musee de la Poupee in Paris
20" (51 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eyeshadow, brushstroked brows, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent, little hidden chips low on neck socket, original body and body finish. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 9 (head) Bebe Jumeau Diplome d'Honneur). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1890. Value Points: pretty brown-eyed bebe is wearing pretty antique costume including leather shoes with silk rosettes marked with full figure of woman.