Finest paintings, beautiful model with a delicate smile!
15.7" High quality bisque head with expert paintings, fixed brown paperweight eyes, dark eyeliner, long eyelashes and feathered eyebrows. Charming smiling closed mouth fully painted with darker outlines, delicate blushed cheeks and pierced ears. Original cork cap and dark brown curly natural hair wig.
Head in almost perfect condition, with light test a superficial hairline is visible on the rim at the back, see picture, this doll is priced considering it.
Marked with the red stamp Deposé Tête Jumeau size 7, original Jumeau steel coil spring attachment to the body.
Typical Jumeau body in composition and wood with the talking system, lambskin bandage at the torso, the pull strings are not present anymore. Very nice original condition with few signs of use on the paint at the knees and joints at the hips and shoulders.
Complete couturier outfit, a dress and matching bonnet entirely hand sewn of antique brocaded silk fabric, pale rose taffeta of silk, french finest embroidered laces, brass buttons, matching bonnet with silk flowers. Original factory two pieces undergarments, panty chemise and petticoat in fine cotton and laces and a little cushion to rise up the back of the dress. Original socks and silk shoes, signs of use and frailty to the shoes, the soles have probably been replaced in the past with a cardboard marked with the angel ("Alart").
French antique Jumeau Bebe closed mouth - Cabinet size !
$1,650 $2,250 SALE