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Rarest size 9 Bebe Triste by Emile Jumeau in lovely silk Costume

Rarest size 9 Bebe Triste by Emile Jumeau in lovely silk Costume

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Directory: Dolls: Antique Dolls: Bisque: French: Pre 1900: Item # 1467008

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Let´s your Dreams Come True with this special rare find of smallest size 9 Bebe by Emile Jumeau known as " Bebe Triste" or " Long Face Jumeau " made in France about 1885.

A rare model which was designed and sculpted by the great French artist " Carrier Belleuse " on commission from Maison Jumeau and is now known as " Bebe Triste " in reference to her sad expression !

The size 9 is the smallest and rarest size of this wonderful dolls with his so sad facial expression !!

She has a extremly hard to see small professional repair at her head which you can see only in a lamp so that it would be a chance to wn this wonderful and special rare dolls for half of her normally price as what you have to pay for a perfect Bebe ... if you can find one :) !!!

So sweet 21" ( 54 cm ) Bebe which has best quality of pale bisque and painting , pressed bisque socket head with elongated and very full cheeks and chin ! Stunning blue glass paperweight inset eyes with dark eyeliner , fine painted lashes and mauve blushed eye shadow. Brushstroked brows and accented eye corners . Closed mouth with deep modeling and shaded and outlined lips. Beautiful separately modeled pierced ears and original mohair wig over her cork pate.

Head mark size 9 / 21" ( 54 cm )

Has her original French composition and wooden fully jointed 8 ball body with typical straight wrists and riginal body finish .

Her complete condition is generally very good , please note a small professional repair at her head .... you can not see this with your eyes if you see her in person , please see all on my pictures !!!

Please let me know if you need more or special pictures !!

Very nice wearing possible original antique blue silk costume with set of under garment , Jumeau stocking and Jumeau mark shoes size 9 !!

Outstanding and special rare Bebe with lovely all complete expression and because of her so hard to see bisque problem she has only a fraction of her normal price in this special rare size 9 !!!

This offer belongs only to the beautiful Triste Bebe ... all other are my decoration for your inspiration :))

Thank you for your interest on my Doll Shop and if you have any question or if you need extra pictures please let me know !!

Layaway are always welcome , please ask me about !