149: Rare, All-Original, French Bisque Poupee As Moust
RARE, ALL-ORIGINAL, FRENCH BISQUE POUPEE AS MOUSTACHED GENTLEMAN - ATTRIBUTED TO BARROIS. Marks: None visible (original costume and body not disturbed to verify markings). 17”. Bisque swivel head on bisque shoulderplate, almond-shaped blue glass eyes, painted lashes, multi-stroked and widely-arched brows, closed mouth, shaded and accented lips, unpierced ears, applied human hair moustache, brown human hair wig over cork pate, gusset-jointed kid fashion body with separately-stitched fingers, wears three-piece black wool formal suit and top hat, black leather boots, bone-handled black silk umbrella. Commentary: Rare to find, all-original doll, very fine quality bisque and decoration, sturdy body.