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ED Brown Bisque Head Bebe

Auction:
2345
Lot:
661
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

ED Brown Bisque Head Bebe, Paris, c. 1890s, brown paperweight eyes, open mouth, row of molded upper teeth, red-toned lip coloring (some loss of lip color, scratch on right cheek, nose rub), pierced ears, impressed E 9 D DEPOSE, attributed to Etienne Denamur, cork pate, new black caracal wig, fully articulated composition body in original finish (some wear), cranberry red silk dress with lace trim, old straw hat (some breaks), brown leather shoes with keystone mark, ht. 20 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

Bebe, ED Brown Bisque Head , Paris, Etienne Denamur, Digestive system, Lip