Especially beautiful rare all original first period Bebe by Schmitt et Fils has round face called
" Moon Face " with dramatic eyes and painting , finest quality of pale pressed bisque, original fur wig and body !!Wearing most beautiful antique outfit ...
From first period around 1882th. a wonderful 15 " ( 40 cm ) Schmitt et Fils Bebe with pale pressed bisque socket head with plump cheeks and very nice expression of deep modeling !
She has gorgeous almond - shaped deep brown glass enamel inset eyes , dark eyeliner and fine painted lashes . Mauve blushed eyes shadow and feathered brows. Closed mouth with shaded lips , lovely modeled pierced ears and wonderful original fur wig over original pate !
Original early composition and wooden eight loose ball jointed body with straight wrists and separate fingers , lower legs with muscular calf, slender ankle and long narrow foot which is typical for on Schmitt bebe body ! The flat cut shaping of derriere rim is also typical and has Schmitt et Fils stamp with crossed hammer . Body has original body finish....... and is generally excellent as well !!
Here complete condition is generally excellent , bisque free of damage , repair , chip or hairline !!!
Head mark at back ; 1 SCH ( in shield ) ... France circa 1880/82
Wearing original antique set of lovely under garments with socks and French shoes , two piece costume of pretty velvet jacket with wonderfuk dress . Matching fancy bonnet !
A very beautiful and rare to find early doll in perfect cabinet size and ready to display and enjoy in your collection !!
Please let me know if you have any question and thank you for your always interest on my Doll Shop !!
Layaway are welcome , please ask about it , thank you !!