13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
6" (15 cm.) doll, 7" x 10" box. Presented within a box with decorative rose paper cover and lithographed image of a child is a small bisque doll with blue glass eyes, open mouth, blonde mohair wig, composition body jointed at shoulders and hips, painted shoes and socks. The doll has an elaborate trousseau which is still in its original arrangement within the box including additional dresses, undergarments, bonnets, accessories and more, and the doll is wearing a very fine rose faille dress and bonnet. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 878. Comments: for the French market, circa 1900. Value Points: beautiful arrangement with fine detailed costumes and accessories, original lush wig, silk costume on doll.