13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
15" (38 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead of adult lady with slender face and elongated throat, blonde sculpted hair with waved curls across her crown and clusters of curls at the back of her head, and a decorative gilt hair bow at the crown, painted blue eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, white eyedots, fully-sculpted pierced ears, muslin body, bisque lower limbs, painted black ankle boots. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1875. Value Points: gilt hair band, pierced ears, wearing original purple taffeta gown, undergarments.