13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
19" (48 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead with blonde sculpted hair in pageboy arrangement, captured under with a black snood which is decorated at side of her face thick white tassel band which extends across her crown, blue painted eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, one-stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, muslin body, antique pale green linsey/woolsey costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1865. Value Points: light glaze to the bisque provides a pleasing complexion on this fascinating contrast to lots #53 and #55.