23.5" Very Rare Roullet et Descamps 'L'Intrepied' Bebe Jumeau Mold C. 1892

This EXTREMELY Rare bebe is a SPECTACULAR example of the finest quality French Craftsmenship applied to antique dolls. She is an exquisite piece of history- for this boutique bebe is on her all original WALKING BODY! Yes- with leather cased hips, she can walk! Every collection needs a spectacular French bebe, and this RARE Roullet et Descamps made using a Tete Jumeau mold is wearing an INCREDIBLE presentation gown. You DO NOT want to miss her- she'll run away soon if you don't act fast. ***We offer a liberal layaway plan!***

Bisque socket head on a fully jointed French walking body having leather panties that conceal a hinge between the legs and torso allowing the legs to swing as if walking. body. Beautiful blue paperweight eyes with painted upper and lower lashes, multi stroke feathered brows, pierced ears with lovely antique bead earrings, closed mouth with shading and accents, lovely blond mohair wig. Wearing an outstanding antique lace bebe dress in cream color over a simple blue cotton dress wich shows through giving a wonderful two color effect, lovely blue silk sash and fancy blue bow centered with an antique micro-mosaic Italian pin, antique undergarments, gold front antique bar pin, wonderful wired antique bonnet with lace and a lovely spray of cloth flowers, cream net antique socks, wonderful antique keystone, blue leather French bebe shoes with buckled straps and metal buckles on top. Just an outstanding presentation doll.

MARKS: L'intrepide

R. D.


CONDITION: Excellent, the gorgeous head with fine quality bisque, lovely coloring, expert painting of features, crisp modeling dramatically pretty classic Jumeau face. The original body in excellent original finish. Words cannot describe her sublime beauty!!!!! A true Family Heirloom!!!! A very RARE FIND!

Item ID: RLI-690

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$5,500 USD SOLD

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