Antique French Bisque Gigoteur bebe doll by Jules Steiner in good condition, c. Imaginative bebe with excellent bisque and painting. Solid domed bisque head with flat-cut neck socket, rounded face, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners shaded nostrils, open mouth with shaded lips, two rows of tiny teeth, pierced ears, mohair wig, carton torso with clockwork mechanism, composition arms, kid-over-metal hinged hips, composition lower legs. Condition: bisque and body excellent, mechanism. The doll measures 45 cm, or 18 inches.
Jules Steiner, circa 1880, his Bebe. Designed to emulate the motions of a young baby, waves its arms and legs, turns head to and fro and cries "mama" when wound.
This is the imaginative bebe with excellent bisque and painting. The item "ANTIQUE FRENCH BISQUE DOLL GIGOTEUR STEINER 18 POUCES" is in sale since Friday, October 20, 2017.This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French". The seller is "e-poup-ane" and is located in Aubenas les Alpes. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.