BEAUTIFUL JUMEAU ANTIQUE 9 1/2 INCH BISQUE HEAD FRENCH GIRL DOLL. Bisque Socket head with very large blue paperweight inset eyes, dark liner, lushly painted lashes, widely brush stroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with centre accent line, pierced ears, brunette hand tied human hair wig over cork pate. French composition and wooden fully jointed body. Her condition is beautiful, she has an original firing separation at left crown rim which is acceptable and does not affect the price of this beautiful doll.
Marks F incised on her head with artist check marks, Bebe Jumeau Diplome d' Honneur body, Emile Jumeau, circa 1892 the rare and elusive "F" signature indicates commissioned production for unknown Paris shop. Very rare mystery Jumeau in tiniest size, has pretty bisque and expression, dramatic eyes, original body and body finish, costume and shoes appear to be original. I bought this beautiful doll from Theriaults'Best in Show' in 2004 and this was her item description.
The item "BEAUTIFUL JUMEAU ANTIQUE 9 1/2 INCH BISQUE HEAD FRENCH GIRL DOLL" is in sale since Monday, January 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls, Clothing & Accessories\Antique Dolls". The seller is "cinemaplaz3" and is located in Liverpool.
This item can be shipped worldwide.