28 inch Antique French Bisque Doll, Le Parisien, Fre A 19 by Jules Steiner c.1890
Gorgeous raven haired antique 28 inch French Bisque doll, Le Petit Parisien, Bebe Steiner by Jules Steiner. Doll has a perfect bisque head that is marked with J Steiner Bte SDGD Paris Fre A 19.
Almost smiling closed mouth, large blue glass sleep eyes marked Steiner, with lever on side of head to sleep the eyes. The wire on the eyes and the lever are not connected. You can make the eyes sleep by hand or reattached the parts.
Delicately painted upper and lower eyelashes, accented nostrils, eye corners, and outlined lips. Her eyes are especially beautiful as they are accented with brush stroked large eyebrows and mauve eye shadow.
On a fully jointed and marked papier mache and composition body with original finish (marked with Le Petit Parisien Bebe Steiner Medaille d' Or Paris 1890), tight stringing, and desired white finger and toe nails that only Steiner had.
This desirable doll is dressed in a white antique dress with intricate lace detailing and a blue ribbon around the waist. Antique socks and shoes and undergarments and a brunette antique human hair wig in long curls over a slight purple cardboard original pate complete her presentation.
This lovely Jules Nicholas Steiner doll has no damage or repairs and is from a smoke free environment.
Jules Steiner, c,1889 Item#71015ab