22 Sleep Eyed French Bisque Jumeau with Diplome d'HonneurMarked Body c. 1899 A great example of a Jumeau bebe from the early years of SFBJ, circa 1899.
Her previous owner, who loved her, so had a note with her, and she named her "Bebe, " which is fitting. She has typical Jumeau expertly painted feathered brows and long lashes, which set off her brown sleep eyes. Her open mouth shows molded teeth.We just love her brown sleep eyes! It makes her different and gives her added playability. Her wig is a long, light brown, antique human hair wig.
She has no hairlines or cracks. The style of body with the Bebe Jumeau Diplome d'Honneur oval paper label is the first type used in this era of Jumeau dolls. Marked 9 (the size#) and an artist checkmark and 0 at the base of the neck, she is 22 tall.
She is wearing a perfect play dress made of white cotton with an intricate bonnet, lovely embroidered undergarments, and her fabulous size 10 Tete Jumeau marked SHOES! This is a fantastic little doll. The item "22 Sleep Eyed French Bisque Jumeau with Diplome d'HonneurMarked Body c.
1899" is in sale since Wednesday, October 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French".The seller is "elegantes" and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.