13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
23" (58 cm.) Bisque socket head with rich brown complexion, brown glass inset eyes, painted black curly lashes, incised eyeliner, thick brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, glaze-accented lips, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, black human hair, brown composition and wooden ball-jointed body, lovely antique costume comprising woolen jacket and skirt, wool felt bonnet, undergarments, stockings, shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S 10 H 1009 dep Germany. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1895. Value Points: rare model with beautiful complexion and expression, original body and body finish, fine antique costume.