39 . French Bisque Musical Automaton "Pastry Chef with Surprise" by Leopold Lambert with Rare 203 Art Character Face
6" (15 cm.) All-bisque doll with one-piece head, torso and legs, chubby face, cobalt blue glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, closed mouth, blonde mohair wig, jointed arms with modeled bent elbows, painted white stockings and black heeled ankle boots, wearing antique knit costume and cap. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1885. Value Points: excellent modeling on the plump little all-bisque doll.