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Portrait Jumeau Bebe, so called "Elizabeth,"

Auction:
2476
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$22,515$19,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Jumeau Bebe, so called "Elizabeth," France, c. 1880, pressed bisque socket head, incised 10, blue paperweight eyes, painted brows and lashes, light mauve shadow over eyes, closed mouth, pierced ears, brown human hair wig with cork pate, fully jointed composition body marked Jumeau, wearing aqua cotton high-waisted dress with silk bonnet and parasol with original Au Nain Blue store label, original signed E. Jumeau size 10 brown leather shoes, ht. 23 in., (excellent).
Estimate $10,000-12,000

excellent

Keywords

France, bisque socket head

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