ANTIQUE FRENCH BISQUE DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU BTE SGDG 16 PORCELAIN DOLL. 1886 Emile Jumeau pristine doll in all original condition of the rare large size 16 size has the sweetest and most beautiful expression. 33 Bisque socket head, blue glass paperweight inset eyes in beautifully shaped eyecuts with painted eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and multi-feathered brows with decorative glaze, shaded nostrils, closed mouth and dimpled chin, triple shaded lips, blonde human hair over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully jointed body. Condition: Generally excellent, slight cleaning around upper nose and eye needed (I did not want to attempt myself, but it is clearly surface dust/dirt from age and not a defect in the bisque).
Original outfit, Jumeau shoes, BeBe broach, bracelet and wonderful French hat. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 16 with artist painted check. This very, very fine doll is of the rarer size with meticulous features, choice finest bisque, original marked body and body finish with only slightest wear to the tip of the index finger and ring finger on the right hand.
This doll comes from a very fine collection and is guaranteed exceptional. Please read the Terms of Sale Completely. I will respond to questions quickly and as accurately as possible.Please make sure you understand if an item is a single piece or a pair, etc. All items are described as accurately as possible and to the best of my ability. If you have a question about an item, a date or a mark or it's condition, please ask and if I don't know, I will ask an expert. Please note the "Details" section of the listing states incorrectly that the doll is 27", It will not let me change it to the correct size of 33".
The item "ANTIQUE FRENCH BISQUE DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU BTE SGDG 16 PORCELAIN DOLL RARE SIZE" is in sale since Thursday, April 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French". The seller is "shippr2" and is located in Palmyra, Indiana.
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