The photos do not begin to do her justice! She has beautiful pale bisque with delicate facial features. Her dress is an exquisite couturier ensemble of the finest silk fabrics with beautiful color. Exeptionally Rare Bru Smiling Mona Lisa French Fashion Poupee, Marked "E" with Rare Wood Arms! She is an extremely desirable cabinet sized Bru!
She has very pale bisque with extremely fine decoration of the bisque and painting of the facial features. Her bisque head and shoulder plate have no damage and no repairs. She is dressed very beautifully in the finest antique silk fabrics with silk ribbon trim, antique undergarments, and very lovely antique straw bonnet with coordinated silk ribbon trim. We have tested the bisque head and shoulder plate with a bright light inside the head and also with a black light and there is no damage and no repair.
14.5" BRU French Fashion Poupee Doll with a bisque socket head with very fine quality beautiful bisque, beautiful blue spiral threaded blue paperweight eyes (featuring dark pupils and irises with spiral threading and a ring of darker cobalt blue along the outer ring of the iris), feathered eyebrows, finely painted upper and lower eyelashes, dark eyeliner encircles the upper eye lids, "dot" accents at the inside corners of the eyes, shaded and accented nostrils, closed mouth shaded and accented lips, "Mona Lisa smiling expression, and beautiful blonde mohair wig over cork pate. The bisque head is attached to the bisque shoulder plate with the original attachment. She has her original leather gusseted poupee body with the very rare and desirable Bru wooden arms.
It is VERY RARE to find the early Bru Smiling Mona Lisa with the wood arms. She is a beautiful cabinet sized model!Her silk couturier dress is amazing and features very pleasing colors! She is ready to place in the finest of museum or personal collections!
She wears an exceptional French Fashion gown featuring beautiful antique silk material, antique silk ribbon, and antique fringe trim. The gown is lined, fastens with the old hook closures, and fits her perfectly! She wears antique undergarments including original chemise with string tie around the bodice, old pantaloons, underskirt, and stockings.Her hat is a very beautiful antique straw hat embellished with rick silk ribbon matching the gown. The antique bonnet has an original paper label with script on the inside. She does not have shoes. Her new owner will have fun finding shoes for her. The quality of the bisque is superb with excellent modeling and very delicate facial decoration. We have examined the bisque head and bisque shoulder plate very carefully with a light inside the head and also with a black light, and there is no damage and no repair to the bisque. The body is sturdy and is in overall excellent condition with two kid patches as seen in the photos. The clothing is in overall excellent condition. If you would like additional photos, please let me know. "E" (incised on back of head). Original paper label with script writing inside bonnet. The doll will be professionally packed in a new box (24" x 12" x 12) with reinforcement. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls, Clothing & Accessories\Dolls & Doll Playsets". The seller is "webantiqueshop" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.