GORGEOUS ANTIQUE ORIGINAL JUMEAU DOLL SIZE 12
20” (51CM) JUMEAU SIZE 9 . 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 perfect 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 long camel brown wig over pate, that enhances her sweet look . Head stamped red inked : “DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU Bte. S.G.D.T. 9” and artist check marks . Lovely bisque and painting on this large bebe, wearing multi-layered antique costume. All original silk dress in great condition due to age. Multilayered under dressed, and original JUMEAU marked shoes “bebe JUMEAU DEPÒSE”. original coat with fur collar and muffin for the hands. the coat wears a brooche with the original picture of the mother's owner or the young owner picture once she was older.....
Doll is preeserved in her original factory box marked on the label JUMEAU 9
BODY: Antique French composition and wooden fully-jointed body Hands with perfect fingers all in good condition, one finger broken and reglued . Bebe Emile Jumeau circa, 1885 on. Cute desirable size 9 A/O jumeau .
Beautiful doll, ready for display.
SHE books in this condition for $7500.00-$8000.00 in this unique great size and orIginal condition with the box bonus , and is offered for much less.
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20"Exciting bebe JUMEAU 9 original clothed/boxed set/ historical provenance
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