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Lot 0062
SUPERB FIRST SERIES PORTRAIT BEBE BY JUMEAU WITH DRAMATIC BLUE SPIRAL-THREADED EYES. Marks: 1. 16”. Pressed bisque socket head with pale complexion, almond-shape and spiral-threaded blue enamel eyes with black eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve-blushed eyelids, feathered brows, pierced ears, closed mouth with modeled detail between lusciously shaded and accented soft pink lips, original blonde mohair wig and cork pate, early eight-loose-ball jointed body with cupped hands, stamped Jumeau Medaille D’or Paris, wears antique teal blue silk coat with separate white cotton pique collar, French style black leather shoes, original silk and lace bonnet with “Au Nain Bleu, Boul’ des Capucines 27 Paris” label. Commentary: Especially beautiful model of the very early bebe having finest quality pale bisque and outstanding facial painting, excellent original body with original finish, original wig, pate and Au Nain Bleu shop labeled bonnet. Estimate: $7000/9000.

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Estimate $7,000 - $9,000Oct 30, 2016