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Huret Bisque Socket Head Character Bebe

Auction:
2196
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

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Auction:
Sale #2196 - 2196
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
April 12, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Huret Bisque Socket Head Character Bebe, France, late 19th/early 20th century, dark blue stationary glass eyes, closed mouth, pinker coloring, impressed MA and HURET on head (tiny chip at neck hole, nose rub, some speckling, scratch on cheek), composition and wood child body (paint flaking on hands), ribbed aqua silk dress and bonnet, ht. 16 in.

Literature: John Darcy Noble, A Treasury of Beautiful Dolls,p. 197.
Estimate $3,500-4,500

Keywords

Character Bebe, Huret Bisque Socket Head , Massachusetts, France, Beautiful Dolls, John Darcy Noble, Silk