Antique 27-1/2 Inch BRU JEUNE Extraordinary French Bisque Bebe Doll Size 10
A grand 27-1/2 Bru Jeune, with the classic face of the early 1880's, is a doll collector's dream, with her blue paperweight eyes and mauve eyeshadow, finely feathered brows, accented lips, pierced ears and a dimple in her chin. Her soft blonde mohair wig enhances her delicate facial features. The swivel head is marked Bru Jne 10, the bisque shoulderplate is also marked Bru Jne. Her original Bru kid body has kid over wood upper arms with joint at the elbow of her beautiful Bru bisque arms and graceful hands. With a three seamed torso, gusseted hip and knees, original scalloped kid band plus original Bebe Bru paper label, the collector can't ask for more. The body is clean and in good sturdy condition. Costumed in an antique printed silk dress with lace trim, a ribbon trimmed lace bonnet, antique underclothes and original black leather shoes marked Bru Jne Paris, this Bru bebe is ready to steal your heart. No damage and no repair on the spectacular Bru bebe. Antique 27-1/2 Inch BRU JEUNE Extraordinary French Bisque Bebe Doll Size 10. Some Bru trivia for the collector: Bru dolls are legendary, and have played their part in history and culture. Anne Rice used one on one of the covers of. And described another Bru in. Rice herself used to own a Bru and other fantastic French dolls. A Whistling Bru once belonged to a girl who was with the French undergournd, but the girl was then captured and shot by the NAZIS. Before she left to meet her destiny, the young French spy left her dolls with a convent. After the war, and American collector bought them. Read the Bru's story in The Bru Book, by Francois Theimer. Federal Express Economy or Priority.
All of our prices listed are QUOTES. Turn of the Century Antiques, located on antique row, stood out from the crowd from the beginning. Set back from the street, the expanse of green lawn, attractive landscaping and convenient parking enhance the building and provide a welcome break from the usual tarmac and concrete. The face is executed in a trompe l'oeil Victorian style, and as you step through the door you will immediately realize that you've entered a special place. Dolls and toys are our passion at Turn of the Century Antiques.
Our related accessories intermingle with beautiful French fashion ladies, character babies, French Bebes and fine chinas. Early fabric dolls and animals share their spaces with antique playthings. The most popular modern dolls through the 1960's stand with equal pride in their places.
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The item "Antique 27-1/2 Inch BRU JEUNE Extraordinary French Bisque Bebe Doll Size 10" is in sale since Tuesday, July 3, 2018. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French".
The seller is "raredolls" and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.