Beautiful french bebe period 1880's. This doll stands 24 tall (61 cm). The pressed bisque head was made by Francois Gaultier and is incised' F 10 G'. The bisque is in good condition : free of hairline or restoration.
The body is original and in very good condition : original painting and body finish, just a little repair at one finger. Material : paper mache , some parts in wood. Original cardboard pate incised' 10'.Original leather shoes with the soles incised in the oval' Mode de Paris', good use condition (an antique ribbon is glued inside the shoes in order to fix the sides, the seams to be redone). Has been dressed by the collector : dress, hat, 2 underwears. Note a small discoloration at one ear (see pic). The item "24 bebe Francois Gaultier Block Letter F 10 G. French antique closed mouth doll" is in sale since Saturday, June 19, 2021.
This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French". The seller is "let_it_bid" and is located in Cagnes sur Mer.This item can be shipped worldwide.