51 . Outstanding German Porcelain Lady with Early Original Trousseau in Original Box from Aux Enfants Sage
28" (71 cm.) Bisque socket head, deep brown glass paperweight inset eyes in small eye cuts, dark eyeliner, lushly-painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth, outlined lips, dimpled chin, separately-modeled pierced ears, original blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists, lovely antique costume. Condition: generally excellent, original body and body finish. Marks: Depose Jumeau 12 (incised mark) Jumeau Medaille d'Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884, a rare model that was made for one or two years only. Value Points: the rarity of the model is rivaled by her exceptional beautiful and flawless bisque, original wig and body.