London, South Kensington
25 October 2005
A rare Gebruder Heubach for Jumeau 1907 bébé
with fixed blue eyes, pierced ears, light brown brows, head of pink bisque, auburn hair wig on sawdust pulp pate, jointed body, wearing white cotton with purple pattern frock, purple velvet cape, underclothes, pink corset and pink shoes --17½in. (44.5cm.) high, red Jumeau ink stamp and green number 3 or 8 on back of head and label on body
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See Heubach Character Dolls & figurines, Lydie Richter and Karin Schmelcher, page 100 and 101.
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