13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
12" (30 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, pained lashes and brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth in laughing expression, two beaded upper teeth, impressed dimples at cheeks, dimpled chin, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed toddler body with side-hip jointing. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 116/A. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1912. Value Points: especially fine detail of sculpting of dimples and laughter creases, choice bisque, original body and body finish, wearing antique Tyrolean costume and hat.