13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
33" (84 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve-blushed eyeshadow, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and accented lips, separately-modeled pierced ears, extended-length brunette mohair wig of lush quality, cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with plump limbs and straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent, original body and body finish. Marks: 16 (head) Jumeau Medaille d'Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1882. Value Points: rare grand size 16 with luxurious wig, fine original body, and wearing antique brown velvet dress, bonnet, (frail) gilt-lettered Jumeau shoes.