This superb early Poupee is very rare to find and has unusual adult face expression with lovely pale bisque , original wig and kid body , elegand wearing with antique muslin afternoon summer gown !
By " Brasseur - Videlier " around 1862 ..... was a small but luxury doll manufacture in Paris , doll´s from this manufacture are special rare to find at this time and so is this wonderful doll a special beautifully treasure for your collection !! If you are looking for special and unusual faces you will love her .........
She is in generally excellent condition and her pale bisque is free of damage , repair , hairline or chip ! Note two micro darker point at her bisque .... not disturbing and often to find with early doll´s !!!
Has best quality of pale bisque and painting socket head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate , very gentle adult face expression with dark blue enamel glass inset eyes with dark blue outer rims and dark eyeliner . Fine painted long lashes and feathered brows , has closed mouth with slightly pointed and accented lips . Narrow nose and inside the head pierced ears with original earrings , original wonderful long blonde mohair wig on cork pate !!
She has her original sturdy kid poupee body with very narrow V - shaped waist and special wide back side , gusset jointing at elbows , hips and knees , stitched and separate fingers ..... all complete generally excellent , arms are darker by touch and all original !!!!
Mademoiselle is wearing special beautiful and elegant antique muslin summer afternoon gown with bustle and pagoda sleeves. Antique under garment with socks and replaced shoes . Finally an pretty bonnet with lily of the valley bouquet.
Extreme rare to find 16" ( 41 cm ) French Poupee from around 1862 by Brasseur - Vidalier ....... Paris ( Boulevard Sebastopol )
((( Notes about this rare doll´s you can find in the book by Danielle & Francois Theimer " The Panorama of Parisienne Dolls " on page 318/319 )))
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