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Superb French Bisque Poupee with rare Facial Model

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We are excited to could offer an very rare French bisque pouppe from a small manufacture in Paris by " Brasseur - Videlier " around 1863 .....the rare facial expression doll´s from this manufacture are special rare to find and so is this beautiful doll a special treasure for your collection !! If you are looking for special and unusual faces you will love her ......... an superb early Poupee has unusual adult face expression with lovely pale bisque , originl kid body and wearing with her original silk enfantine gown and under garment ! Has best quality of pale bisque and painting socket head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate , very gentle adult face expression with dark blue enamel glass inset eyes with dark blue outer rims and dark eyeliner . Fine painted long lashes and feathered brows , has closed mouth with slightly pointed and accented lips . Narrow nose and inside the head pierced ears with original earrings , lovely replaced long blonde mohair wig on cork pate because as we found the doll she had only her original wig muslin cap and all her original mohair was lost !! Perfect bisque condition ... free of damage , repair , hairline or chip .... She has her original early sturdy kid poupee body with very narrow V - shaped waist and special wide back side , dowel - jointing at shoulders with beautiful bisque arms from below the elbows . Gusset jointing at hips and knees ..... all complete generally excellent , she has very well done professional finger repair at five fingers at both bisque hands. Mademoiselle is wearing beautiful with her original silk enfantine dress and set of under garment with stocking in matching color to her dress and nice replaced booties . Finally an antique flower wreaths bouquet for her hair .... The silk dress has little melting problems but not disturbing !! Extreme rare to find 14,5 " ( 37 cm ) French Poupee from around 1862 by Brasseur - Vidalier ....... Paris ( Boulevard Sebastopol ) ((( Notes about this rare doll´s you can find in the book by Danielle & Francois Theimer " The Panorama of Parisienne Dolls " on page 318/319 ))) Please note that her bisque are un-cleaned , because that she is in her original condition .... Thai offer is only for my pretty fashion...all other my decoration for your inspiration.... Layaway are always welcome, please ask about ! Let me know if you have any question or if you need more pictures and thank you very much for your interest on my Doll-Shop !!