Sold...thank you very much I. !!
Rare all wood body smiling poupee by Maison Bru with beautiful facial expression of the very popular " Empress Eugenie " lady doll
from one of the best French doll company at 19th. century !!
Beautiful expression model of 17 , 5 " ( 45 cm ) rare smiling poupee with " Mona Lisa " face ,
has very choice bisque and exquisitely painting , original rare all wood body and wearing
marvelous her antique afternoon costume.
France by Leon Casimir Bru Paris .... circa 1870
Mademoiselle has an finest pale bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate , stunning ocean blue inset glass eyes and finest painting of long lashes and feathered brows.
Closed mouth with upturned lip corners for her lovely smile on her mouth. Pierced ears and original mohair wig over cork pate .
Head size mark at back by Bru blockletter with F
On her original full articulated wooden Bru body which are offered an always elegant posing option like a true mannequin ,
has jointed even at her wrists , waist , shoulder and elbows, hands , legs , knees and feet.
Only tiny missing finger tip otherwise her beautiful and rare body has generally excellent condition to her age as you can see on my pictures.
Her original wearing is most beautiful and her fantastic gown speaks for herself.... in wonderful afternoon costume with large bustle back and in blue color matching to her eyes with matching bonnet . She wears a set of under garments ,
stocking and replaced leather shoes .
Her stunning dress has condition as is , I think you can see it well on my pictures.
Her complete condition is generally excellent and all original ............ with perfect bisque , free of damage , chip , hairline or repair .....
This offer belongs to my pretty Bru Lady... all other are not included and only my decoration for your inspiration :))
My cute size 1 Jumeau comes soon also in my shop ....
Thank you for your interest on my doll-Shop and let me know if you have any question.
Contact me via mail to discuss always very welcome layaway before purchase !!