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. 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: perfect antique bisque socket head that has no cracks chips or repair, neither restaurations .Painted facial features. Light tested and she is perfect condition. She has dramatic almond deep blue glass spiral paperweitht inset eyes, dark eyeliner, lushly-painted lashes, brush-stroked and feathered brows, mauve blushed eye shadow, accented eye corners, and shaded nostrils. Closed mouth with defined space between the shaded and outlined lips. Accented nostrils. Well defined applied pierced ears . Antique ORIGINAL large brown chocolate long wig over cork pate, that enhances her sweet look . Head has artist check marks and red inked " bebe jumeau DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU 11"
PERFECT antique FRENCH JUMEAU BODY, blue inked maison jumeau in the back.
Exceptional quality of bisque and painting,especially detailed about the mouth,original wig,pate,body,body finish,antiqueJumeau +chemise gown dress,antique leather jumeau SHOES marked BEBE JUMEAU and size 11, and socks.
CLOTHES: She wears great antique French white pique cotton dress with a colourful blue belt silk . matching big French straw blue tinted bonnet with an arrow of flowers and feathers a bit decoloured due to age but in great condition all in all.
also she has her original chemise in cotton dressing gown to sleep with coiffe in embroidery , and her french antique" table de coiffer"(or dressing night table) in façón bambu, made of wood ressembling bamboo
Exceptional quality of bisque and painting,especially detailed about the mouth,original wig,pate,body,body finish,antiqueJumeau muslin flower-print chemise dress,antique leather shoes and jumeau socks.
Top doll ready for your collection
doll displayed and preserved in non-smoking home, at cabinet allways.
Beautiful doll, ready for display.
SHE books in this condition for $7500.00-$8000.00 in this whole condition with the bonus added and is offered for much less.
****Reasonable offers considered****
PAYPAL accepted. LAY A WAY accepted (MAXIMUM 12 MONTHS)