7 . Automaton
17" (43 cm.) Bisque socket head,blue glass paperweight inset eyes,dark eyeliner,lushly-painted lashes,brush-stroked and feathered brows,accented nostrils,closed mouth with outlined lips,pierced ears,blonde mohair wig over cork pate,French composition and wooden fully-jointed body,pretty silk dress and bonnet,undergarments,stockings,shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 7. Comments: Emile Jumeau,circa 1888. Value Points: especially beautiful eyes and eye decoration,richly-painted lips.