Bébé Bru époque Chevreau, 1883 photo Jean Dalmard / The last quarter of the 19th century (1875-1899) witnessed the tremendous growth of dolls created in the image of the child. The "baby" dolls & articulated dolls were represented with childlike proportions & mannerisms. This period corresponds to the peak of development of the doll industry in Europe / http://www.museedelapoupeeparis.com
Bebe Bru by Sayuri.........What a Gorgeous Face !!
Adorable German Antique Googly All Bisque My Fairy or Wide Awake Doll
Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 5 (and artist checkmarks on head) E Depose J 5 (incised on shoulder plate). Comments: Jumeau,circa 1885,a rare variation of the Jumeau poupee,the head is original to the shoulder plate,and body appears original as does the costume. Value Points: rare and unusual fashion doll that is fully marked.