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Lot 0082
EARLY PORTRAIT POUPEE BY PIERRE-FRANCOIS JUMEAU. Marks: None. 19”. Pressed bisque swivel head on bisque shoulderplate, almond-shaped blue enamel glass inset eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, feathered brows, mauve-blushed eye shadow, pierced ears, closed mouth with shaded and accented lips, original blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French kid gusset-jointed fashion body, separately-stitched fingers, wears lovely antique silk taffeta fitted fashion gown with train and bustle, velvet bonnet with lace and ribbon accents, antique black leather boots. Commentary: Circa 1870 poupee of exceptional beauty, finest quality pale bisque, delicate facial painting, sturdy original body, beautiful antique costume; fine example of the early portrait model. Estimate: $4000/5000.

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Estimate $4,000 - $5,000Oct 30, 2016