She is one of an most beautiful childlike French Bebe ..... so stunning doll with superb deep modeling of excellent pressed bisque quality and painting ,
25 " ( 64 cm ) French Bebe by Rabery and Delphieu from France circa 1885/ 86 with gorgeous large eyes , beautiful painted features , original body , lovely wig and factory Sailor style dress and bonnet .
She has pressed bisque socket head of first period with beautiful large amber brown glass paperweight inset eyes which are dark eyeliner encircles the eye-cut .
Fine long painted lashes and incised eyeliner , brush-stroked and multi - feathered brows .
Deep modeled closed mouth with light rose shaded and outlined lips , pierced ears with antique glass earrings and pretty
( possible original ) funny tousled blonde curled mohair wig over cork pate.
Head mark at back ; R . 3 D . ( engraved in block letter )
She has generally excellent complete condition ...... free of hairline , damage , repair or chip !!!
The doll has her original early French composition and wooden fully jointed body with pretty large hands and straight wrists ,
original pale body finish , color refresh at her legs .... note well done and not disturbing !!
Wearing very beautiful factory original mariner costume with bonnet ...... sleeve lose dress with jacket and matching bonnet with wax flowers bouquet , set of under garment and stocking with French booties .
She one of the most beautiful Bebe by Rabery and Delphieu ..... Special I love here wonderful eyes and features with dimpled chin , hear original early massive body and the complete dreamy expression !!!!
Please let me know if you need more or special pictures .... I can send more to your mail address and also if you have any question.
Thank you for your interest on my doll shop !!
Layaway are always welcome , please ask about ..... thank you !!
~~~ Lovely Mariner French Bisque Bebe by Rabery and Delphieu / France circa 1886 ~~~