13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
12" (30 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head with sculpted green military helmet above brown painted hair, brown glass side-glancing googly eyes, painted short lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth in beaming smile, composition toddler body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Dep Elite D 1. Comments: Max Handwerck, from his series of helmet googlies, circa 1918. Value Points: excellent detail of modeling includes insignia on helmet, captivating expression, antique Tyrolean costume.