13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
16" (41 cm.) Porcelain shoulderhead with rounded face, black sculpted hair with tight little curls at the center forehead and a coiled topknot at her crown with cascading curl down the back of her head, painted blue eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, single-stroke brows, narrow nose, tiny closed mouth, muslin stitch-jointed body, leather arms, black silk dress. Condition: generally excellent, upper torso and arms are new. Comments: Germany, circa 1880. Value Points: fashionable coiffure crowns her charming flirtatious expression.