12-15-2001 12-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2121
December 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head B}b}, France, c. 1880, brown paperweight eyes, closed mouth, impressed 5 at base of neck, red painted 7 at

$4,994$4,250
Auction: Sale #2121 - 2121 Location: Bolton Date / Time: December 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head B}b}, France, c. 1880, brown paperweight eyes, closed mouth, impressed 5 at base of neck, red painted 7 at crown (3/8 in. shrinkage line at crown, dark coloring along mold lines above ears), original cork pate, hand-made long auburn human hair wig, straight wrist jointed composition and wood body, blue stamped Jumeau Medaille d'Or mark (torso paint chipped front and back), white cotton undergarments, pink velvet dress and hat, black leather shoes with horseshoe mark, ht. 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,500-6,000

Keywords

France, Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head , torso paint