Wide-Eyed French Bisque Bebe E.J. by Jumeau

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15" (38 cm). Pressed bisque socket head,large blue glass paperweight inset eyes with spiral threading,painted lashes,mauve blushed eyeshadow,brushstroked and multi-feathered brows,accented eye corners and nostrils,closed mouth with richly shaded and accented lips,pierced ears,blonde mohair wig over cork pate,French composition and wooden fully jointed body with straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose E. 6 J. (head) Jumeau Medaille d'Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau,circa 1885. Value Points: very beautiful model of the deposed model bebe with entrancing eyes and fine painting,rarer mauve blushed eyelids for this model,fine antique costume includes silk dress,bonnet,undergarments,black Jumeau stockings and leather shoes signed "Paris Depose 6" with bee symbol.
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