302 . A French Doll's Schoolroom with Nine Bisque Dolls and Furnishings from Exhibition at the Famed Musee de la Poupee in Paris
20" (51 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve-blushed eyeshadow, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with center accent line, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid gusset-jointed poupee body, lovely silk costume, undergarments, straw hat, shoes, parasol, jewelry. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Jumeau, circa 1875. Value Points: elegant poupee with soft blushing on eyelids and cheeks, entrancing expression.