13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
8" (20 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head, sculpted light brown hair with topknot and detailed forehead curls, intaglio blue side-glancing eyes, closed mouth with impish crooked smile, tongue tip, impressed dimples, composition bent limb baby body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 7911 Heubach (in square) 2/0 Germany. Comments: Gebruder Heubach, circa 1912. Value Points: well-modeled characterization of cheerful child, wearing embroidered antique costume and bib, along with his velvet pup with glass googly eyes.