13 . French Brown-Complexioned Bisque Bebe, Size 2, by Leon Casimir Bru with Boutique Label and Signed Bru Shoes
8" (20 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque torso, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig, peg-jointed bisque arms and legs, white stockings painted to above the knees, five-strap heeled tan shoes, beautiful tan silk dress with lace trim, woven bonnet, undergarments. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: French, circa 1885, attributed to Gaultier. Value Points: rare model of mignonette in large size, unusual painting of stockings and shoes.