On Layaway for S. !!
This most beautiful and all factory original French Bisque Bebe was sale pending before but is available again because an overzealous buyer didn't pay for her !!!
Wonderful doll with fine delicate complexion by Rabery et Delphieu , rare early Bebe with superb quality of pale bisque and painting , pretty original wig , body and superb Factory original costume !!
She has best quality pressed pale bisque socket head with deep facial modeling , full lower cheeks and pretty amber brown glass paperweight inset eyes with fine long painted lashes , dark eyeliner and brush-stroked brows. Lovely soft and pale blushed eye shadow . Closed mouth with deep modeling and fine shaded and accented lips , dimple lip corners and chin. Pierced ears , original hand - tied blonde mohair wig over cork pate. Inside engraved head mark at back ..... R. 1 D.
Has original French composition and wooden fully jointed body with original body finish. Generally all original and excellent condition , her pale bisque head is free of damage , chip , repair or hairline and also her body is very good . Note a not disturbing tiny factory flaw fire-line behind her ear .... if you prefer please ask about separate pictures ! Has perfect bisque condition .... !!!!
Wearing all Factory original with marvelous aqua green silk dress with finest hand embroidery lace decoration and matching bonnet , note some melting at silk ... please see my pictures . Original factory muslin chemise , hand sewn on her body and so please understand that we would not remove it from her body. Wonderful shoes and blue stocking.....
Stunning and rare early Bebe about 20 " ( 51 cm ) ..... France circa 1882 .
Please let me know if you have any question or if you need more or special pictures.
Feel free and ask about layaway and thank you for your interest on my Doll - Shop !!