13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
19" (48 cm.) Porcelain shoulderhead with slender face and elongated throat, black sculpted hair waved around her face and captured in loosely coiled chignon, painted blue eyes, red and black eyeliner, single-stroke brows, closed mouth with center accent line, muslin stitch-jointed body, kid lower arms, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1875. Value Points: elegant lady enhanced by slight pink tinting of complexion, lovely day dress and undergarments.