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Bébé Bru Jne Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2939M
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

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Auction:
Discovery - 2939M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Bébé Bru Jne Bisque Head Doll, Paris, 19th century, the socket head with inset brown eyes, pierced molded ears, and closed mouth, on a leather body with jointed bisque arms and composition legs, head impressed "BRU Jne 7," shoulder plate "BRU Jne/No. 7," and leather shoes stamped "BRU Jne Paris," ht. 19 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

losses to the wig and a flake to the shoulder plate where one of the nails affixes the shoulder to the body.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Doll, Bisque porcelain, Bru, Dolls, Play, Paris

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