GORGEOUS ANTIQUE ORIGINAL JUMEAU DOLL SIZE 10
22” (56CM) JUMEAU SIZE 10 . C/M . BROWN PW eyes A/O French BEBE DOLL
Maison Jumeau , Paris France 1842-on. Jumeau dolls have a certain cachet and are extremely popular with collectors. Founded by Pierre François Jumeau , was taken after his death by his second son, Emile, that has studied to be an architect, but assumed his responsabilities. He was forced to take over the family business, and resolved to make France the world leader in the doll industry. JUMEAU dolls are amongst the more desireable through all antique dollectors. The Metropolitan Museum of Art defines ART as “ including objects that had a true sense of time and place”…. As are dolls perfect examples.
HEAD: Antique poured bisque socket head that has no cracks chips or repair, neither restaurations .Painted facial features. Light tested and she is perfect condition. She has extraordinary brown glass spiral paperweitht inset eyes, dark eyeliner, handpainted upper and lowers eyelashes, and handpainted brush-stroke and multi-feathered eyebrows widely archered, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils , closed mouth. Well defined pierced ears. Antique original large chocolate brown wig over pate, that enhances her sweet look . Head stamped red inked : “DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU Bte. S.G.D.T. 10” and artist check marks . Lovely bisque and painting on this large bebe, wearing multi-layered antique costume. Multilayered under dressed, and original JUMEAU marked shoes "E J" .
BODY: Antique French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with no damage Hands with perfect fingers all in good condition . Bebe Emile Jumeau circa, 1885 on. Cute desirable size 10 A/O jumeau .
CLOTHES : GREATEST Amtique 2 pieces white cotton dress with an apron/cape in tule and embrodery without sleeves anda n under dress with great cutwork and embroydery. all in white geat conditional minimal wear due to age. looking in great appealing condition with matching white big cotton hat in extra size that matches perfectlly , coloured due to age,
exceptional rarest earlier black leather shoes marked in the sole.
Beautiful doll, ready for display.
SHE books in this condition for $5500.00-$6000.00 in this unique great size and orIginal condition , and is offered for much less.
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PAYPAL accepted LAY A WAY accepted (MAXIMUM 12 MONTHS)
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