41 . German Bisque Box "Four Children Hiding in Wicker Basket" by Gebruder Heubach in Rare Large Size
11" (28 cm.) Porcelain shoulderhead black painted short hair with feathering around the face, painted blue eyes, closed mouth, pink kid poupee body for the French market. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Aux Enfants Sages Mon, Monnier 13/15 Passage Jouffroy (original label on inside box lid). Comments: the poupee was presented in the luxury Parisian toy store, Aux Enfants Sage, which was owned by Monnier from 1850 until 1859. Value Points: outstanding presentation of the early doll, in its original labeled box, along with four fabulous original gowns, undergarments, two bonnets, apron.