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Gold Horses

Only the most special items are worthy of the Gold Horse designation. Items in this category with the Gold Horse seal deserve your special consideration. Theriault’s will guarantee to the original purchaser of any Gold Horse lot a credit toward future purchases for the hammer price of that lot (after thirty-six months). Specific conditions governing this guarantee are cited in the “Terms of Sale” at the end of the catalogue. The buyer shall receive a Gold Horse certificate tag to such effect at the time of purchase and the Gold Horse lot will be permanently registered in our gallery.

1. 14” An All-Original French Bisque Poupée by Gaultier with Superb Costume

109. 21” Rare German Bisque Art Smiling Character, Model 151, by Simon and Halbig

10. 14” Superb All-Original French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau from Original Family

118. 21” German Bisque Child, “Mein Liebling”, Model 117/A, by Kammer and Reinhardt

14. 20” Gorgeous Early French Brown-Eyed Bisque Portrait Bébé by Jumeau

119. 26” German Brown-Eyed Bisque “Mein Liebling” by Kammer and Reinhardt

15. 15” French Bisque Smiling Poupée, Depose Model, “D”, by Leon Casimir Bru

123. 22” 22” German Bisque Character, “Phillip”, 115/A by Kammer and Reinhardt

18. 18” French Bisque Portrait Poupée by Pierre-François Jumeau with Exquisite Costume

125. 14” German Kewpie with Glass Eyes and Original Body by Kestner in Largest Size

24. 17” French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Schmitt et Fils in Antique Boy’s Costume

136. 24” Beautiful French Bisque Bébé by Schmitt et Fils with Original Signed Body

25. 17” French Bisque Bébé, Series C, with Gentle Smile by Jules Steiner

149. 18” Lovely French Bisque Portrait Bébé by Emile Jumeau

29. 33” Grand French Bisque Bébé Triste in Rare Size 16 by Emile Jumeau

166. 10” Petite French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé, Size 1, by Emile Jumeau

39. 28” Beautiful French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé E.J. by Jumeau, Size 13

167. 24” French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Beautiful Costume

46. 32” Outstanding French Bisque Portrait Poupée by Pierre-François Jumeau, Size 12

169. 14” Especially Pretty German Bisque Child, 1009, by Simon and Halbig

48. 24” Extremely Rare Early French Bisque Bébé by Leon Casimir Bru with Painted Teeth

196. 27” Rare French Bisque “Paris Bébé” by Danel & Cie with Original Signed Body

52. 25” Grand French Bisque Plump-Faced Early Bébé by Petit et Dumoutier

197. 14” Petite Brown-Eyed French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Antique Costume

56. 21” Gorgeous French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Leon Casimir Bru in Silk Costume

198. 24” French Bisque “Incised Depose” Jumeau, Size 11 with Signed Jumeau Shoes

59. 15” Sonneberg Bisque Child, Model 949, by Simon and Halbig with Original Costume

207. 10” Petite French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau, Size 1, with Signed Shoes

69. 21” Pristine American Cloth Doll “Philadelphia Baby” for J.B. Sheppard Store

209. 14” Gorgeous French Bisque Portrait Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Compelling Eyes

79. 26” Beautiful Large French Bisque “Bébé Français” by Emile Jumeau, Size 12

227. 27” French Bisque Bébé Jumeau, Size 12, with Original Signed Body

84. 11” Petite French Bisque Bébé Bru with Splendid Eyes

236. 15” German Bisque “Mein Liebling”, Model 117, by Kammer and Reinhardt

85. 19” Gorgeous French Bisque Bébé A.T. with Entrancing Expression by Thuillier

238. 17” Rare German Bisque Smiling Character, 203, by Kestner with Impressed Dimples

98. 11” Beautiful Wide-Eyed French Bisque Bébé E.J. by Jumeau, Size 3

239. 14” Rare German Bisque Character, 149, by Hertel and Schwab with Closed Mouth

100. 16” Gentle-Faced French Bisque “Depose” Bébé by Emile Jumeau, Pale Complexion

273. 22” French Bisque Portrait Poupée by Pierre-François Jumeau with Signed “J” Slippers

101. 33” Grand French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau in Rare Size 16 and Superb Costume

279. 15” Early French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Emile Jumeau

102. 28” Beautiful French Bisque “Depose Jumeau” with Rare Incised Markings, Size 13

302. 29” French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Rabery and Delphieu with Original Body

108. 7” Petite All-Original German Art Character, 101, “Marie” by Kammer and Reinhardt

303. 24” German Bisque Doll, Model 939 with Closed Mouth, by Simon and Halbig

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1. An All-Original French Bisque Poupée by Gaultier with Superb Costume 14” (36 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass enamel inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with pale accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupée body with gusset-jointing, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 1. Comments: Gaultier, circa 1870. Value Points: pristine all-original condition, with original wig in superb original coiffure, original fashionable gown with extended train of burgundy serge with ice blue silk and lace trim, pressed felt bonnet with blue silk ribbons, undergarments, jewelry, stockings, leather heeled boots with fancy gilt buttons marked “1”. $2500/3500

2. French Bisque Poupée by Jumeau with Superb Original Costume 15” (38 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass enamel inset eyes with spiral threading and dark blue iris rims, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French kid poupée body with gussetjointing at elbows, hips and knees, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 2. Comments: Jumeau, circa 1875. Value Points: very beautiful poupée is wearing her original burgundy silk gown of elaborate construction, ruched detailing and Alencon lace, along with burgundy-ribbon trimmed bonnet, undergarments, stockings, shoes, beautiful early faux-watch, original wig. $2500/3500

3. Fine French Rosewood Chaise à Porteur with Elaborate Marquetry Inlays 21” (53 cm.) h. x 13”l. x 8”w. Of very fine rosewood, the vitrine in the shape of a classic chaise a porteur has domed roof and bombe shaped sides, scalloped shape of window frames, opening front door above two lower drawers, velvet-lined interior, and elaborate bronze mounts and carrying handles. Excellent condition. French, mid-1800s. $1200/1700

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4. Grodnertal Wooden Doll as “The Doll Peddler” 10” (25 cm.) The carved wooden doll with painted black hair and facial features, large blue eyes, defined nose, jointing at shoulders, elbows, hips and knees, wearing antique peddler costume. Condition: generally excellent, glass dome is repaired. Comments: Grodnertal, circa 1880. Value Points: the peddler lady holds a wooden tray that offers more than 35 tiny porcelain and wooden dolls; the doll is preserved on wooden base under glass dome. $800/1200

5. English Doll Costumes with Queen Victoria Provenance 19” (48 cm.) x 16” frame. 9”h. costumes. Presented under glass in a wooden frame are two white cotton hand-stitched doll garments, each with ink-lettered note, one indicating “5 yrs and 2 months” and the other “5 yrs and 5 months”. An old type-written paper under the glass indicates that the costumes were “handsewn by Queen Victoria” at these young ages. Excellent condition. Mid1800s. $300/500

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6. Early Miniature Slant Front Chippendale Desk 6” (15 cm.) h. x 5 ½”w. x 3”d. Of very fine burled cherrywood, the desk features a slant drop front with keyhole (key not included), which hinges open to reveal six tiny drawers and a tiny niche, above three full width drawers, and with bracket feet. Excellent condition. Circa 1820. $400/600

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7. Fine Early English Wooden Doll from the Lord and Lady Clapham Series 16” (41 cm.) One piece carved wooden head and torso, well-sculpted facial features with defined chin and cheek bones, elongated throat, painted pale complexion, two black upper glancing eyes painted with two tiny eye dots in each, painted single line brows with “dot” fringe, closed mouth with primlyset lips, rouged cheeks, pronounced beauty spots, remnants of hair wig sewn to linen cap, wasp-waist, linen upper arms, carved wooden lower arms with separately-carved fingers, wooden legs with dowel-jointing at hips and knees. Condition: original finish with some light nose scuffing, limbs rubbed. Comments: English, late 1600s. A series of dolls with remarkably similar expressions and construction and decorative details were accomplished, likely by the same English craftsman, and likely on commission for British aristocracy. Other dolls from this series include Lord and Lady Clapham at the Victoria and Albert Museum and Lady Elton from the Estrid Faurholt book (featured on the cover of her 1967 Book of Dolls and Dollhouses, and later featured in the Legoland Museum of Antique Dolls). Value Points: an extremely rare find, the remarkable doll has original finish, and is wearing elements of her original costume including soutache embroidered petticoat with coin pocket, tacked-on socks and silk twill slippers. $8000/11,000

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8. All-Original French Musical Automaton “Little Girl with Book of Fables” by Leopold Lambert 19” (48 cm.) Standing upon a velvet-covered base is a bisqueheaded doll with a blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, lushly-painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, carton torso and legs, wire upper arms, bisque forearms, wearing bronze-silk dress with ribbon trim, matching shoes, lace-edged matching bonnet, holding a feathered-edged fan in her right hand, and a miniature book of Fables in her left hand. When wound, she turns her head side to side, and alternately fans herself, and then lifts her book as though reading, while music plays. Condition: generally excellent, Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 4 (head) (paper tune label on base indicating waltz music). Comments: Leopold Lambert, circa 1890. Value Points: all-original luxury charming automaton, including costume, accessories and beautifully-functioning movements and music. $5500/7500

9. Collection of Antique Baskets and Travel Cases for Dolls 5” (13 cm.) l. leather case. Six various pieces includes firm-sided leather valise with pearl and bronze insets and silk lined interior for sewing tools, double-sided woven market basket, two smaller baskets, double-handled valise with silver straps and name plate, and tiny woven base with bail handle fitted on interior for two thimbles. Very good/excellent condition. Late 1800s. $300/500

10. Superb All-Original French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau from Original Family 14” (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed

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10 back mouth with shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, waist-length blonde mohair wig with original “flottante” curls over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 4 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1888. Value Points: pristine all-original condition with superb wig, luxury silk costume from the atelier of Ernestine Jumeau comprising elaborately-constructed dress of ivory silk faille with painted floral design with panels of burgundy silk having embroidered ribbon bands, Jumeau undergarments, burgundy silk stockings, red silk shoes with gilt lettering “Bébé Jumeau Med d’Or Paris 4”, earrings and faux watch with fob, preserved in original box. The doll was brought to America in 1891, a gift to Jean Woodward from her grandmother, Sarah Stanley Hutchins, and has remained in the family until this time. $4500/6500

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11. All-Original French Musical Automaton “Little Girl with Basket of Flowers and Surprise” by Leopold Lambert 19” (48 cm.) Standing upon a velvet-covered base is a bisque head doll with brown glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, dark eyeliner, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, carton torso and legs, wire upper arms, bisque forearms, wearing original gold silk dress with elaborate trims, matching silk cap and slippers, and with an attached wicker lidded basket connected to her internal mechanism by a metal rod to her torso. She appears to hold the basket, and when wound, music plays, and she turns her head side to side, and alternately blows kisses with her right hand, and lifts the basket lid with her left hand, revealing a nest of flowers and a little bird which flits back and forth. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 4 (doll). (paper tune label on base). Comments: Leopold Lambert, circa 1890. Value Points: charming automaton, in all original presentation, and with well-functioning movement and music. $5500/7500

12. Pair, Miniature Blown Glass Compotes with Gold Decoration 3” (8 cm.) The pair of blown glass compotes with shapely stems have six-sided rounded scallop-shaped rims, and are decorated with gold leaf and white beading. Excellent condition. Late 1800s. $200/400

13. 18th Century Continental Mahogany Apprentice Model Cabinet 14” (36 cm.) h. x 12”w. x 8 ½”d. Of fine mahogany, the serpentine-formed three drawer cabinet is trimmed with elaborate gilt-bronze mounts, on shaped feet. Excellent condition. Probably Dutch, mid-1700s. $1200/1800

14. Gorgeous Early French Brown-Eyed Bisque Portrait Bébé by Jumeau 20” (51 cm.) Pressed bisque socket head with very plump cheeks and throat, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with delicately shaded and outlined lips, impressed dimples at philtrum and chin, separately-modeled pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight-loose-ball-jointed body with plump limbs, straight wrists, lovely antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Emile Jumeau, their earliest period bébé, circa 1877. Value Points: gorgeous bébé with superb delicatelytinted bisque and soft rose blushing including eyelids, original early body. $4500/6500

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Leon Casimir Bru, his deposed model believed to depict the beloved Empress Eugenie, circa 1872. Value Points: sought-after model with outstanding sculpting, complexion and painting, original body with exquisitely-sculpted hands, original couturier gown, undergarments, bonnet, leather ankle boots. $3500/4500

16. Superb French Bronze Cabinet with Enamel Scene of Lady in Swan Sleigh 8” (20 cm.) h. 5” l. The gilded bronze cabinet with elaborately sculpted legs and back decorative railing centered by a figural winged cherub, has a hinged lid which opens to an interior compartment, and with enamel porcelain scene on the lid depicting a man in 18th century style costume who is pushing a winter sleigh with swan head, in which is riding a woman in fur-trimmed winter wear. Excellent condition. French, circa 1875, superb luxury details and craftsmanship of the luxury object d’art. $1400/2100

15. French Bisque Smiling Poupée, Depose Model, “D”, by Leon Casimir Bru with Bisque Hands 15” (38 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass inset eyes with darker iris rims, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, arched feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with upturned lip corners, pale accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French kid poupée body with square cut collarette, shapely torso, gusset-jointing at hips, bisque hands with separately-sculpted fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: D (head and shoulders). Comments:

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17. 19th Century Cast Metal Gilded Jewelry Box with Collection of Doll Accessories 8” (20 cm.) l. box. 2 ½” l. fan. The oval-shaped jewelry box of cast metal has richly-plated gilt finish, rests upon four cherub figurals, and has a hinged glass lid with beveled edge. It opens to a collection of various doll jewelry and accessories, including two folding fans, pocket watch, faux-watches, lorgnettes, opera glasses and more. Very good/ excellent. Late 19th century. $500/800

18. French Bisque Portrait Poupée by Pierre-François Jumeau with Exquisite Costume 18” (46 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kidedged bisque shoulderplate, cobalt blue glass enamel inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve blushed eye shadow, feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, original stitch-jointed muslin body, bisque arms to above the elbows. Condition: generally excellent, restoration to four finger tips. Comments: Pierre-François Jumeau, circa 1875. Value Points: gorgeous portrait model enhanced by finest bisque, complexion and painting, with beautiful bronze silk gown, matching bonnet, lorgnette, watch with fob, leather purse, undergarments, stockings, tan leather shoes. $3500/4500

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19. French Miniature Sac du Voyage for Bébés 6” (15 cm.) The distinctively-styled sac du voyage (or carpet-bag) has firm-sided rectangular base with canvas cover, leather straps and metal studs, beneath a woven tapestry valise with brass closure and woven bail handles. Very good condition. French, circa 1875. $500/800

20. French Parasol and Leather Gloves for Poupées 7 ½” (19 cm.) l. parasol. The bone-handled parasol has slate grey silk cover with long ivory silk fringe trim. Along with three pairs of kidskin gloves, one of cream kidskin with green kidskin edging, and with one original glove box. Excellent condition. French, circa 1875. $600/800

21. Framed Arrangement of Miniature Sewing Accessories 8” (20 cm.) x 6” frame. Arranged under glass in a wooden frame is an assortment of tiny sewing novelties including seven scissors (each different), five thimbles, threads, tiny pins, knitting project in the works, wooden clothespins, and more. Excellent condition. Late 19th century. $400/600

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22. Mid19th Century Continental Chest of Drawers with Floral Marquetry 11” (28 cm.) h. x 14”w. by 8”d. The fruitwood chest 22 detail of drawers in serpentine form with three bombe-shaped drawers, curved sides, deep apron and claw feet is decorated with floral and decorative marquetry. Excellent condition. Probably Dutch, mid-1800s. $1100/1500

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23. Earliest Period Rare French Paper Mache Bébé by Schmitt et Fils in Fine Antique Costume 22” (56 cm.) Solid domed paper mache socket head with flatcut neck socket, very plump cheeks and chin, blue glass inset eyes, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with center accent line, brunette human hair, composition and wooden bébé body with protruding neck dowel for head attachments, eight loose-ball-joints, plump limbs, straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Schmitt et Fils, circa 1875, their first period bébé. Value Points: very rare doll, considered a pivotal landmark in doll history, retains its original finish, expressive features, original body and body finish wearing antique forest-green costume with velvet and lace trim, undergarments, socks, leather shoes, carrying pressed tin watering can. $1200/1800 21.

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24. French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Schmitt et Fils in Antique Boy’s Costume 17” (43 cm.) Bisque socket head with very full cheeks and chin, brown glass paperweight inset eyes in perfectly oval shape, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve- blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden body with eight-loose-balljointing with straight wrists and flat-cut derriere. Condition: generally excellent, right hand worn. Marks: 8 (Sch in shield mark, on head and flat-edge of derriere) Comments: Schmitt et Fils, circa 1880. Value Points: very expressive features are complemented by finest bisque and painting, plump cheeks, original signed body, and wearing antique costume of young lady with woolen jacket, plush cap, trousers, socks, and leather ankle boots signed C.M. $6000/8000

25. French Bisque Bébé, Series C, with Gentle Smile by Jules Steiner 17” (43 cm.) Bisque socket head, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes with spiral threading and darker blue iris rims, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose- blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over Steiner pate, Steiner composition fully-jointed body, antique costume, bonnet, undergarments, stockings and leather shoes signed C.M. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Sie C 2. Comments: Jules Steiner, circa 1884. Value Points: very beautiful bisque complexion and painting, original body, body finish, wig, pate, and antique costume including signed shoes. $3200/4500

26. French Bisque Bébé Steiner, Series C, with Gentle Facial Expression 28” (71 cm.) Bisque socket head, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes with dot highlights, mauve-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with primly-set outlined lips, impressed dimples at lip corners, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over Steiner pate, Steiner composition fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent, tiniest pinflake on bottom left eye rim, near mint original body. Marks: Sie C 6. Comments: Jules Steiner, circa 1882. Value Points: the gentle expression on the plump-faced bébé is enhanced by most delicate painting of complexion and features, beautiful eyes, original body and body finish, lovely antique costume. $3500/4500

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covered boxes and jars, bowl, and a variety of accessories including cologne bottle, powder puff, paper-wrapped soap and more. Excellent condition. French, circa 1880. $400/600

27. French Toilette Presentation Set with Rare Porcelain Service

28. Late 19th Century French Gilded Doll’s Chair in the Louis XVI Style

13” (33 cm.) x 10” box. The wooden box with lithographed paper cover has colorful engraving on the lid, and hinges open to reveal a well-fitted interior with rose paper lining and mirrored back. Inside is a porcelain toilette service with blue edging on white ground, painted pink roses, and gilt edging, comprising wash bowl and pitcher, three

27” (69 cm.) The wooden salon chair with gold leaf finish has lyreshaped carving at the back accented with ribbons and bows, circular cane seat with acanthus leaf frieze, and tapering fluted legs with further acanthus trim. Generally excellent, original finish with some minor rubs. French, late 1800s. $800/1200

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29. Grand French Bisque Bébé Triste in Rare Size 16 by Emile Jumeau 33” (84 cm.) Bisque socket head, very deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows with decorative glaze, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth, defined space between the richly-shaded lips, impressed lip corners, dimples at philtrum and chin, separately modeled pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully jointed body with plump limbs and straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 16 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1885, the distinctive landmark model was commissioned from the noted French sculptor Carrier-Belleuse by Emile Jumeau. Value Points: rare largest size of the Bébé Triste, with superbly modeled features, finest bisque and painting, original body and body finish, very beautiful antique lace dress, undergarments, bonnet. $11,000/16,000

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30. German Pink-Tinted Porcelain Shoulderhead with Rare Brown Eyes 28” (71 cm.) Porcelain shoulderhead with pinktinted complexion, black sculpted centerparted hair with uniform short finger curls, painted brown eyes, heavily-modeled eyelids, red and black upper eyeliner, single stroke brows, circle accented at nostrils, closed mouth with impressed dimples at lip corners, muslin stitchjointed body, leather arms. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1860. Value Points: rare large size with pink tinted complexion, painted brown eyes, original body and fine original costume. $600/900

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15” (38 cm.) Porcelain shoulderhead with very plump cheeks and double chin, black sculpted centerparted hair waved behind her sculpted ears into short finger curls, painted brown eyes in deeply-set eye sockets, red and black upper eyeliner, single stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, muslin stitch-jointed body, porcelain lower arms, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1860. Value Points: wonderful cheerful face highlighted by rare brown eyes, deeply combmarked hair. $600/800

32. German Porcelain Doll “Mabel Lee” with Trousseau and Endearing Provenance 22” (56 cm.) Pink-tinted porcelain shoulderhead, black sculpted centerparted hair with two uniform finger curls, blue

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32 detail painted eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, single stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with upturned lip corners, muslin stitch-jointed body, leather arms. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1855. Value Points: the doll owns her original handsewn trousseau which comprises three dresses, night shirt, undergarments, apron, hooded jacket, blanket, caps, shoes. A note which accompanies the doll reads, “Boston, Nov. 27, 1854, My dear little Fanny, The bearer of this note, Mabel Lee, is an orphan whom your cousins, the orphans, found one day. She was very naked, though not very poor, as her plumpness will show...� The doll was sent to Fannie Hooper on her birthday, November 17, 1854, and was costumed by her aunt. The doll, her trousseau and story were shown in The Art of the Doll, 1700-1940 by Madeline Merrill (Hobby House, 1985), page 101 (book included). $300/500

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33. Outstanding French Porcelain PoupÊe by Adelaide Huret with Elaborate Trousseau Including Signed Huret Dresses and Signed Huret Shoes 17� (43 cm.) Porcelain shoulderhead with delicatelycomplexioned plump face, painted blue downcast eyes with thick black upper eyeliner, daintily-painted all-around lashes, fringed brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with center accent line, blonde lambswool wig over cork pate, gutta percha body with dowel-jointing at shoulders, elbows, hips and knees. Condition: generally 33 detail

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34. Large Early German Paper Mache Lady Doll with Rare Coiffure and Enamel Eyes 23� (58 cm.) Paper mache shoulder head with slender oval face, elongated throat and modeled bosom, black sculpted hair in centerpart with elongated looped curls above each ear, and a tautlypulled small braided chignon at the back of head, black enamel eyes, painted lashes, shaded

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brows accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with center accent line, firmly-stuffed muslin stitch-jointed body, leather arms with handstitched fingers, antique costume, undergarments, leather slippers, bonnet. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1840. Value Points: outstanding early doll whose rarity factors include enamel eyes, modeled bosom, and superb coiffure. $2200/2800

35. English Victorian Apprentice-Model Mahogany Buffet with Marble Top 25” (64 cm.) w. 27”h. Constructed in fine craftsmanship as apprentice (maitrise) model, and of exquisitely chosen woods, the buffet features an arched mirror back with floral and leaf carved crest, above a white marble top with serpentine-shaped ogee-edged front, above an elaborate base with two mirrored center doors which open to four interior drawers, and with two paneled side doors with fitted interior. Excellent condition. English, mid-1800s. $1200/1600

36. Framed Presentation of Antique Miniature Toy Pistols and Penknives 8” (20 cm.) x 6” 2 ½” largest pistol. Included are seven miniature toy pistols, each different, including pearl-handled and one signed “Victory”. Along with four folding pen knives. Presented under glass in wooden frame. Excellent condition. Late 1800s. $400/600

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37. Framed Presentation of Miniature Ephemera for Gentlemen Dolls 8” (20 cm.) x 6”. Presented on a card, framed under glass, is an assortment of accessories suitable for presentation with gentlemen dolls, including early cutlery set with bone handles, harmonicas, tiny box of safety matches, Players Cigarettes pack, bottle of gin, various spectacles, and more. Generally excellent. Late 1800s. $400/500

38. Large German Paper Mache Doll as Gentleman with Rare Brown Eyes 18” (46 cm.) Paper mache shoulderhead with black sculpted hair in sidepart, with short tousled curls including sidelock, partially-sculpted ears, large brown painted eyes, painted upper lashes, black shaded brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, blushed cheeks, slender kid body, wooden lower arms legs, painted green flat shoes, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1840. Value Points: fine original condition, rare size of the very rare model, wonderfully-sculpted hair, antique costume. The doll bears a blue ribbon award from 1999 UFDC convention. $2200/2800

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39. Beautiful French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé E.J. by Jumeau, Size 13, with Signed Jumeau Shoes 28” (71 cm.) Bisque socket head with very full cheeks, large amber brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, lushly-painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, thick brushstroked brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with defined space between the shaded and outlined lips, impressed chin dimple and philtrum, separately-modeled pierced ears, brunette human hair over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists.

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Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose E 13 J (and check marks, head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1885. Value Points: deeply-modeled features are enhanced by brown paperweight eyes and richly painted features, original early body and body finish, pretty antique brown woolen and velvet costume and bourrelet bonnet, undergarments, brown knit stockings, leather Jumeau shoes with incised bee symbol and Paris Depose mark. $3500/4500


40. French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Emile Jumeau, Size 11, with Signed Jumeau Shoes 23” (58 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with defined space between the shaded and outlined lips, dimpled chin, brunette hand-

tied human hair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, wearing pretty antique forest-green dress with coral ribbons, undergarments, black leather shoes impressed “Bébé Jumeau 11 Depose”, and decorated woven straw bonnet. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose E 11 J (and artist checkmarks, head) Bébé Jumeau (paper label on torso). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: the dark brown eyes and rich eye shadow beautifully complement the delicate pale complexion, lovely costume and original signed shoes. $3000/3800

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43. Very Rare Early French Automaton “Lady of the Court” by Theroude with Paris Store Label 11” (28 cm.) Mounted upon a three-wheeled tinplate platform is a paper mache head lady, black enamel eyes, slightlyparted lips with double row of tiny teeth, original white-blonde mohair wig to suggest powdered wig, shapely carton one-piece torso and legs, kid hands, and wearing her elaborate and beautifully designed original costume. When keywound, the lady glides forward, pauses, revolves, then glides again, while her head nods and her arms move up and down to show the flowers she has gathered. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Guillard. Comments: attributed to Alexander Theroude, circa 1850, sold at A La Galerie Vivienne, the luxury Parisian toy store. Value Points: very rare and elegant early mechanical doll is superbly preserved. $2500/3200

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41. 19th Century English Oil Painting “Young Girl with Doll” by Kate Grey 23” (58 cm.) x 21” framed. (14”x 11” painting). Portraying a young girl seated on a high back chair, having short curly hair peeking from beneath her ruffled cap, and with green shawl wrapped around her shoulders. She clasps her favorite doll in rose gown in her arms. Excellent condition. Signed by the British artist Kate Grey, circa 1875. The artist whose genre was women and children in homey settings is displayed in museums throughout Britain including the Oxford Brookes University, the Lancaster City Museum, and seven paintings at the Royal Society of British Artists. $1200/1600

42. English Poured Wax Child Doll Attributed to Pierotti with Original Elaborate Costume 19” (48 cm.) Poured wax shoulderhead with rose complexion, plump cheeks, cobalt blue glass inset eyes, incised detail around the eyes, tinted brows, closed mouth with downcast lips, blonde hair separately inserted in scalp, softly-stuffed muslin body with stitch-jointing, poured wax rose-tinted arms and legs. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: English, attributed to Pierotti, circa 1860. Value Points: beautiful complexion and eyes, original body, wearing very elaborate multi-layered baby costume including bonnet and lace-edged cape. $1100/1500

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12” (30 cm.) h. x 24”w. x 12”d. Of finely-grained walnut, the buffet offers superbly-crafted details and craftsmanship of construction, being carved overall with sprigs, scrolls and acanthus, and having two central doors flanked by larger doors, each opening to reveal drawers and pull-out lined trays. Excellent condition. English, mid-1800s. $1100/1600

45. Grand French Paper Mache Poupée with Lovely Antique Costume 24” (61 cm.) Solid domed paper mache shoulderhead, black painted pate, pale


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complexion, painted blue down-glancing eyes with darker blue outer iris rims, black upper eyeliner, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, brunette hand-tied human hair wig, firmly-stuffed pink kid poupĂŠe body with shapely torso, tiny waist, and limbs, mitten hands. Condition: generally excellent. Comments:

for the French market, circa 1840. Value Points: beautifully-painted features on the early doll, original body, wig, and wearing fine antique costume comprising transfer-patterned gown, silk embroidered fichu, burgundy apron, felt shoes, early burgundy woven bonnet with ruffled lace, brooch with early sepia image. $1200/1800

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(shoulders). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, circa 1882, the model known as “circle dot” (in reference to impressed symbol at back of head). Value Points: exceptionally beautiful bébé with subtle rose blushing of cheeks, chin and ears, finest bisque and painting, very sturdy original body with superb sculpting of hands. $11,000/14,000

48. Extremely Rare Early French Bisque Bébé by Leon Casimir Bru with Rare Painted Teeth

46. Outstanding French Bisque Portrait Poupée by Pierre-François Jumeau, Size 12 32” (81 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, elongated facial model with very full cheeks, small blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve blushed eye shadow, feathered arched brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with very full lips complemented by shaded and outlined lips, separately-modeled pierced ears, light brown human hair handtied wig with braided coronet, cork pate, French kid poupée body with gusset-jointing at elbows, hips and knees, separately-sewn fingers and toes, wearing beautiful antique ensemble. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 12 (head and shoulders). Comments: Pierre-François Jumeau, circa 1875. Value Points: outstanding exhibition model poupée with finest sculpting, bisque and painting achieving a serene ennobled expression, original body and body finish on the very rare doll. $6500/8500

47. Beautiful French Bisque Bébé by Leon Casimir Bru Known as “Circle Dot” 21” (53 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate with modeled bosom and shoulderblades, very plump cheeks and chin, blue glass paperweight inset eyes with spiral threading, thick dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, mauve-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, accented eye corners, closed mouth with defined space between the shaded lips, suggestion of painted teeth, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, plump kid bébé body with gusset-jointing at hips and knees, bisque arms to above the elbows, separately-sculpted fingers with outlined nails, antique dress, undergarments, soft kid rose slippers, bonnet. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: (circle dot symbol on head) No. 7 Bru

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24” (61 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate, very plump cheeks and throat, sculpted bosom and shoulderblades, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, painted eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with fringed detail, rose-blushed eye shadow, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined shaded lips, defined space between the lips with painted row of teeth, pierced ears, blonde human hair wig over cork pate, French kid bébé body with scalloped-edge collarette, plump torso, gusset-jointing at hips and knees, bisque forearms and hands. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: (circle/dot symbol at back of head) Bte SGDG (forehead) Exposant pour la premier fois en 1878 Medaille d’argent (original paper label on torso). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, circa 1878, the early model bébé was advertised in 1879 as “bébé en peau” (referring to the kid body, of which Bru was extremely proud) and his advertising of that year noted that the doll had first been displayed at the Paris International Exposition of 1878 where it had won a silver medal, as indicated by the very rare original body label on this doll. Value Points: very rare early example with most expressive


features, original body label, fine and very sturdy body and perfect bisque hands, finest painting including delicate blush on eyelids, earlobes, cheeks and chin, and with very rare painted teeth, wearing fine antique silk costume, undergarments, silk frou-frou bonnet, stockings, and leather shoes. $16,000/21,000

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49. Very Beautiful French Bisque “Bébé Gigoteur” by Jules Steiner with Aux Enfants Sage Boutique Label 22” (56 cm.) Solid domed bisque head with flat-cut neck socket, rounded face, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners shaded nostrils, open 49 label mouth with shaded lips, two rows of tiny teeth, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig, carton torso with clockwork mechanism, composition arms, kid-over-metal hinged hips, composition lower legs. Condition: bisque and body excellent, mechanism intact albeit needs adjustment, Marks: Benon Bte Guiton Succ... (original paper label on torso). Comments: Jules Steiner, an early model of his “Bébé Gigoteur”, as presented by the luxury Parisian boutique Aux Enfants Sage, circa 1875. Value Points: especially beautiful doll with choicest bisque, complexion and painting, original wig, body, and multi-layered costume, and with original boutique label. $1800/2500

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16” (41 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderhead and upper arms, very plump face with centered features, small blue glass enamel eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose blushed eye shadow, feathered brows, shaded nostrils, open mouth with slightly-parted lips, two rows of tiny porcelain teeth, dimpled chin, blonde mohair wig, cloth upper arms and legs, cloth-over-carton midriff, bisque hips and thighs, bisque lower legs with bare feet, bisque arms to above the elbows, separatelysculpted fingers. Condition: right arm and right leg are poorly restored (two fingers missing), otherwise excellent. Comments: Jules Steiner, circa 1875. Value Points: rare early model with distinctive body, has remarkably fine quality of painted features on the delicate pale bisque. $2000/3500

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51. Five 19th Century Lady’s Needlework Cases 3” (8 cm.) -7”. The handmade silk needlework cases, in various shapes and with embellishments including beadwork, velour ribbons, velvet flowers, metallic embroidered papers, include a slipper, violin, butterfly, purse and folio. Generally excellent. Mid-1800s. $300/500

52. Grand French Bisque Plump-Faced Early Bébé by Petit et Dumoutier with Rare Original Body 25” (64 cm.) Bisque socket head with rounded very plump face, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows,

accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded lips, center line between the lips, pierced ears, wheat-blonde human hair over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight-looseball jointed body with pewter hands, lovely antique silk dress, undergarments, stockings, black leather shoes, and wide-brimmed velvet bonnet with scalloped lace edging. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: P 5 D. Comments: Petit et Dumoutier, circa 1880, the bébés by this firm were made for about ten years only, and are very rare to find, especially in this wonderful size. Value Points: rare bébé with beautiful bisque and painting, distinctive original body with original finish. $8000/11,000

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53. Fine French Carved Walnut Bedroom Ensemble in the Louis XVI Manner 27” (69 cm.) h. x 18”w. armoire. 25”l. bed. 11” stand. Comprising an armoire, bed, and side table of fine walnut with inlay marquetry panels, the armoire with ogee pediment centered by a cabochon with swags, vase finial, double doors with beveled glass mirrors, and hidden drawer

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in the base; the bed with matching carved headboard, original mattress and antique bed linens; and the side table with single drawer, cupboard door, spindle legs, and marble top. Excellent condition. French, circa 1885, in the Louis XVI manner, of superb craftsmanship (side table not shown in photo). $1100/1500


54. French Porcelain Poupée with BeautifullyPainted Features by Leontine Rohmer 16” (41 cm.) Porcelain swivel head with flat-cut neck socket on matching porcelain shoulderplate, very plump face, painted blue upper glancing eyes with darker-blue outer iris rims, black upper eyeliner, painted upper and lower lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with accent line between the lips, unpierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate which has original metal pin for body attachment, kid poupée body with shapely legs and torso, gusset-jointing at elbows, stitched and separated fingers, wearing original lace dress over green silk under dress, undergarments, matching bonnet, stockings, red kidskin slippers. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Leontine Rohmer, circa 1860. Value Points: rare swivel mechanism of head, and finest complexion and painting, rare features such as all-around painted lashes. $3200/4500

55. French Accessories for Wedding Ceremony 10” (25 cm.) bouquet. Including a bouquet of silk flowers with lace trim and rose satin ribbons; ivory silk purse embroidered “Julie”, and a small ivory and lace purse. Generally excellent. French, circa 1890. $300/600

56. Gorgeous French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Leon Casimir Bru in Superb Ivory Silk Costume 21” (53 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate with modeled bosom and shoulder blades, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows with feathered details, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with well-defined tongue tip, outlined lips, defined dimples at philtrum and chin, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, slender kid bébé body with scalloped collarette, kid-over-metal hinged upper legs, wooden legs, kid-over-metal upper arms, bisque forearms, well-sculpted fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Bru Jne 8 (head and shoulders) (original Bru paper label on torso). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, circa 1885. Value Points: exceptionally fine sculpting, perfectly exemplifying the golden age of Bru during which it was made, including tiny sculpted tongue tip, finest bisque, and painting, very sturdy original body, perfect hands, wearing fine antique ivory satin dress with Alencon lace, undergarments, stockings, shoes, and carrying elaborate bouquet and wax orange blossom coronet. $16,000/21,000

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57. German Bisque Doll by Alt, Beck and Gottschalk with Provenance

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35” (89 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass eyes, painted lashes, dark eyeliner, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, open mouth with shaded lips, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette human hair hand-tied wig in long ringlet curls, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: doll is excellent, dress has wear and restoration. Marks: ABG 1367 Germany 8. Comments: Alt, Beck and Gottschalk, circa 1890. Value Points: attached to the doll is her provenance, “The dress the doll is wearing is that of Miss Annie Horatia Jones worn by her to Buckingham Palace on July 30th, 1886 on the occasion of her father [Horace Jones] receiving a knighthood from Queen Victoria...”. Value Points: exceptionally detailed costume includes a lavish matching bonnet, and the actual shoes worn by Annie. $900/1300

58. Petite German Bisque Child, 1079, by Simon and Halbig with Tiny All-Bisque Doll 7 ½” (19 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, painted lashes and brows, accented nostrils, open mouth, row of little teeth, blonde mohair wig, five-piece composition

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59. Very Fine Sonneberg Bisque Child, Model 949, by Simon and Halbig with Original Elaborate Costume 15� (38 cm.) Bisque socket head with elongated very full cheeks, blue glass inset eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth with slightly-parted lips, two square cut upper teeth and one lower tooth, dimpled chin, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig, Sonneberg composition and wooden fully-jointed body, straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S&H 949. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1885. Value Points: very beautiful doll with

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60. German Bisque Child, 192, by Kammer and Reinhardt in Original Costume 13� (33 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, row of tiny porcelain teeth, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig, composition and wooden fully-jointed body, straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 192 5. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1890. Value Points: especially pretty child doll has original body and body finish, lovely bisque, and is wearing factory-original rose silk dress and matching bonnet, undergarments, socks and shoes. $800/1100

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61. German Bisque Brown-Eyed Doll with Closed Mouth, Model 949, by Simon and Halbig 18” (46 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate with flattened solid dome, elongated facial shape, brown glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with downcast pouting expression, outlined lips, pierced ears, dimpled chin, blonde mohair wig, kid body with gusset-jointing, bisque lower arms, antique brown velvet coat with silk fringe, undergarments, stockings, shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S 10 H 949. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1890. Value Points: rare model with very deeply sculpted features, beautifully painted complexion and features, especially mouth. $600/800

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4 ½” (11 cm.) rolly-dolly. Including paper mache rolly-dolly depicting Buster Brown

63. and with sculpted costume and facial features; little wooden “pop-up” box; lithographed box with colorful scene on the lid and containing 12 six-sided blocks depicting children at play with dolls, toys and animals; and a wooden beaded abacus. Generally excellent. American, late 1800s. $500/800

63. Early German Bisque Blue-Eyed Doll with Closed Mouth, 949, by Simon and Halbig 18” (46 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate, flattened solid dome, elongated face, blue glass inset eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with downcast lips, dimpled chin, pierced ears, brunette human hair wig, kid gusset-jointed body, bisque forearms, lovely lace gown with silk rose appliques, undergarments, stockings, and shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S 9 H 949 (head). Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1885. Value Points: beautiful “long-faced” expression with very fine quality of bisque and fine quality of complexion and painting. $600/800

64. Charming French Musical Automaton “Little Girl and her Butterfly Friend” by Renou 18” (46 cm.) Seated upon a high-back wooden chair is a little bisquehead doll with brown glass eyes, mohair lashes, painted lower lashes, brushstroked brows, open mouth, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig, carton torso and lower legs, metal hinged hips, wire upper arms, bisque forearms. The doll, wearing a gold/ivory


patterned costume, undergarments, knit stockings and little kidskin shoes, is holding a little book, while a colorful butterfly attached to a thin wire is posed over her head. When wound, the doll raises and then, lowers her head, while alternately raising and lowering her book, while the butterfly flits back and forth over her head, and music plays. Condition: generally excellent, music and mechanism function well. Marks: SH 1039 Germany (head). Comments: French, Renou, circa 1895. Value Points: rare-to-find delightful automaton, with five-movements, is wonderfully preserved. $5500/7500

65. Early German Bisque Child with Rare Markings and Expressive Features 19� (48 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with feathered details, accented nostrils, open mouth with slightly parted lips, two square-cut upper teeth, dimpled chin, blonde mohair wig over plaster pate, early composition and wooden ball-jointed body, antique rose silk dress, undergarments,

64, 65. sunbonnet, rose kidskin shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: H.9.0 (small letters near back head rim). Comments: attributed to Kestner, circa 1895. Value Points: very beautiful plump-cheeked girl with fine quality luminous bisque, original body and body finish. $700/900

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66. American Cloth Child Doll by Martha Chase with Original Paper Label 17” (43 cm.) All cloth doll with firmly-pressed facial features, impasto painted short blonde curly hair with tendrils onto the forehead, oilpainted rosy complexion and facial features, shaded blue/grey eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, very long curly upper lashes, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with full lips, cotton sateen body

cover, oil-painted arms and legs. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Chase Stockinet (stamp on leg) The Chase Stockinet Doll, Made of Stockinet and Cloth, Stuffed with Cotton, Made by Hand, Painted by Hand, Made by Especially Trained Workers (paper label on back torso). Comments: Martha Chase, circa 1910. Value Points: pristine original condition of the beloved American doll. $800/1000

67. John Bingham’s Early Wooden “Noah’s Ark” in Rare Petite Size 9” (23 cm.) The wooden Noah’s Ark has painted detail of architectural features, with sliding door which is ink-lettered “John Bingham” in the inside wall. Tucked inside are 15 pairs of hand-carved animals including farm animals, wild animals and birds, as well as 13 additional unpaired animals. Generally excellent. Germany, circa 1880, an unusual petite size of the beloved traditional “Sunday toy”. $400/600

68. Framed Presentation of Miniature Books, Calendars and Paper Ephemera 18” (46 cm.) x 14”. In wooden frame under glass is an array of miniature books, calendars, fashionable engravings, maps, tiny sepia photograph albums, song books, Diamond Jubilee souvenir book, postcards, and more. The objects range from 1875/1915. Generally excellent. $300/500 67.

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69. Pristine American Cloth Doll “Philadelphia Baby” for J.B. Sheppard Store 21” (53 cm.) All-cloth doll with firmlysculpted and oil-painted facial features, brown painted hair with feathered details, deeply-sculpted eye sockets with large brown painted eyes, fringed brows, feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with very full lips, blushed cheeks, stitch-jointing at shoulders, hips and knees, oil-painted lower arms and legs with painted rosy finger nails. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: the doll was commissioned by the J.B. Sheppard department store of Philadelphia in 1892; its designer and maker remain a mystery although some studies have suggested that the design was the winning creation of an art school competition. Value Points: pristine perfectly-preserved condition of the rare doll, with superb painting, and wearing original costume. $2000/2700

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70. Set of American Miniature Wooden “Hill’s Alphabet Blocks: in Original Box

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5” (13 cm.) x 5” box. A wooden box with sliding lid are 18 double-sided wooden letter blocks. The lid has an engraving depicting “the children, Florence and Charles, piling up Hill’s Patent Spelling Blocks, so as to spell each others names”, according to description appearing at the bottom of the lid. Excellent condition. S.L. Hill Sole manufacturer, Williamsborough L.I. Circa 1860. $300/500

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72. American Cloth Bonnet with Rare “World’s Fair 1893” Marking

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71. Large American Cloth Folk Doll with Oil-Painted Face and Hair 27” (69 cm.) All-cloth doll with flat-dimensional face, oil-painted brown shaded short hair, oilpainted complexion and facial features, shaded blue eyes, black and red upper eyeliner, single stroke brows with outlined nose, accented nostrils, closed mouth with center accent line, muslin body with stitch-jointing at shoulders and hips, oil-painted hands, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: American, circa 1885. Value Points: beautifully-painted features and complexion on the grand-size folk art doll, from original family owners. $900/1300

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14 ½” (37 cm.) All-cloth doll with egg-shaped head, flat-dimensional facial features, oilpainted facial features and hair, painted blue eyes with shaded details and brown outline, single stroke brows, rounded nose, closed mouth with well-shaped lips, brown swirling painted curls with scalloped details, stitchjointing at shoulders, elbows, hips and knees, oil-painted lower arms and legs, bare feet. Condition: generally excellent, few very minor cheek rubs. Marks: Columbian Doll Emma E. Adams Oswego Estates N.Y. (stamp on torso). Comments: the cottage industry dolls of Emma Adams were presented at the Chicago International Exposition (“Columbian


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74. American Oil-Painted Brown-Eyed “Columbian Doll” by Emma Adams with Unique 1893 Jacket 14 ½” (37 cm.) All-cloth doll with egg-shaped head, flat-dimensional facial features, oil-painted

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facial features and hair, painted brown eyes with eyedots, single stroke brows, rounded nose, closed mouth with well-shaped lips, brown painted curls with scalloped details, stitch-jointing at shoulders, elbows, hips and knees, oil-painted lower arms and legs, bare feet. Condition: generally excellent, few minor paint rubs. Marks: Columbian Doll Emma E. Adams Oswego Estates N.Y. (stamp on torso). Comments: the award-winning “Columbian Doll” first shown at the Chicago World’s Fair (International Exposition) of 1892. Value Points: very dear expression on the rare doll, wearing original costume including printed muslin jacket with state stars and “World’s Fair 1892 Chicago” medallions. $1200/1500

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75. American Cloth Character Doll, Series I, by Kathe Kruse 16� (41 cm.) All-cloth doll with hard pressed and oil-painted facial features, brown shaded hair with forelock curls, shaded green upper glancing eyes with white eyedots, thick black and brown upper eyeliner, accented nostrils, rosy plump cheeks, closed mouth with pouting expression, sculpted rosy ears, stitchjointing at shoulders, separately-stitched thumbs, disc-jointing hips with shapely plump legs, nicely costumed. Condition: generally excellent, few rubs on cheek and hair, some finger wear. Marks: Kathe Kruse A 508. (left foot). Comments: Kathe Kruse, circa 1910. Value Points: endearing expression on the wistful-faced child, original signature. $1800/2300

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76. Early German Mohair Teddy Bear by Steiff from Original Family Owners 16” (41 cm.) Amber-golden mohair teddy bear, swivel head, long pointy nose, original dark brown embroidered nose tip and mouth, black shoe-button eyes, wide-apart stitched-on ears, padded excelsior filling with humped back, jointed elongated arms with felt paw pads, disc-jointed legs with large feet, felt feet paw pads. Excellent condition. Germany, Steiff, circa 1915, the bear is being presented by the family of the original owner. $1200/1600

77. American Cloth Character Doll by Bing Art in Original Costume 14” (36 cm.) All-cloth doll with swivel head, firmly-pressed and oil-painted hair and facial features, well-defined brown forelock curl, painted brown shaded eyes, white eyedots, brown upper eyeliner, short stroke brows, closed mouth, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: (Bing stamp on foot). Comments: Bing Art Doll, circa 1920. Value Points: fine original painted finish is perfectly preserved, wears factory original costume, and is rare to find, $900/1200

78. Early German Wool Flannel Toy Donkey on Wheels by Steiff with Button in Ear

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10” (25 cm.) A firmly-stuffed grey wool flannel donkey is posed upon cast iron spoked wheels, and with grey upright ears, black shoe button eyes, black yarn mane, brown leather harness, reins and saddle, brass bell at the throat, and with original metal Steiff label in ear. Excellent condition. Germany, Steiff, circa 1900, one of the earliest toys created by the firm, very rare to find especially in this well-preserved condition. $800/1200

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79. Beautiful Large French Bisque “Bébé Français” by Emile Jumeau, Size 12 26” (66 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, roseblushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent, Marks: B 12 F. Comments: Bébé Français, the model was introduced by Emile Jumeau after winning his infringement lawsuit against Danel & Cie and gaining the rights to this name; the model, completely different than classic “tete” model, bears an uncanny resemblance to Jumeau’s 225 art character bébé. Value Points: rare model with especially fine quality of luminous complexion, rich painting of features, fine antique costume including woolen jacket, undergarments, velvet beret, leather shoes with brown silk rosettes. $4000/5500

80. Eight 19th Century Miniature Handbags for Dolls 2 ½” (6 cm.) - 3 ½”. In various styles and materials, including chain link (one with marked Sterling frame), velvet with repousse silk frame, silver repousse with grape designs, ivory silk

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twill with scene of children playing. Very good to excellent. Late 19th century. $400/600

81. Three Pairs of French Doll Shoes including Bru and E.J. Each of black/brown leather with ankle straps, leather soles, including 2 3/4” pair of shoes with silver buckles marked with “B” in oval; 2 ½” pair with brown silk rosettes marked “E.J.” and “7”; and 4” pair with brown silk rosettes. Generally excellent. French, circa 1885. $600/900

82. Rare French Bisque Bébé by Henri Alexandre in Antique Mariner Costume 23” (58 cm.) Bisque socket head, large dark blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, thick brushstroked brows with

decorative glaze, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with defined space between the shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent, original body finish with some scuffing on fingers and toes of left hands. Marks: H 10 A (and symbol). 82 mark Comments: Henri Alexandre, circa 1890. Value Points: rare to find model with very distinctive expression accentuated by large eyes, original body, antique mariner costume. $3000/4000

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84. Petite French Bisque Bébé Bru with Splendid Eyes

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11” (28 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate with sculpted bosom and shoulderblades, brilliant ice blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with shaded outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde lambswool wig over cork pate, kid bébé body with gusset-jointing at hips and knees, bisque lower arms and hands, wearing lovely ice blue and ivory silk dress and matching bonnet, undergarments, leather shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: (circle dot symbol). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, circa 1882. Value Points: desirable petite size of the beautiful bébé with brilliant eyes and lovely bisque and painting. $8000/11,000

85. Gorgeous French Bisque Bébé A.T. with Entrancing Expression by Thuillier

83. 19th Century Rosewood Sewing Necessaire in the Shape of Pianoforte 11” (28 cm.) l. 6”h. A finely-crafted rosewood box in the shape of an elegant pianoforte has an inlay design of bone piano keys on the lid, and a working key. When hinged open, a purple silk and velvet interior is revealed with fitted niches for various sewing utensils including silver scissors, needlecase, thimble, awl, and more, as well as a padded pincushion area. Hidden beneath is a music box which winds from beneath. Cabinetry and contents are excellent, music box needs adjustment. French, circa 1875. $800/1200

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19” (48 cm.) Pressed bisque socket head, very plump lower cheeks, almond-shaped deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes with darker iris rims, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauveblushed eye shadow, brush stroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with very full outlined lips and suggestion of tongue tip, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully jointed body with straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: A 10 T. Comments: Andre Thuillier, circa 1886. Value Points: an especially beautiful bébé with very deep sculpting especially around the mouth and chin, finest quality of bisque with subtle blushing of delicate rose complexion, beautiful eyes, early wig, original body and body finish, very fine antique costume including dress, bonnet, undergarments, stockings, and cream kidskin shoes. $18,000/25,000


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86. Outstanding French Bisque Poupée with Original Boutique Label, Rare Body and Trousseau 17” (43 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass enamel eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with outlined lips, ears, blonde mohair wig with elaborate “flottante” curls over cork pate, kid-over wooden torso and legs with hinged upper legs, “baggy knees”, metal upper arms with jointing at shoulders and elbows, bisque forearms with separately-sculpted fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: J. Terrene, 9 Medailles aux Expositions 1867-68-7273-74, 10 Rue du Marche St. Honore Paris (paper label on back torso). Comments: circa 1872, the doll with distinct body was commissioned by the prestigious Parisian doll shop of Terrene. Value Points: outstanding beauty of doll with gorgeous bisque and painting, superb original wig, rare body with original label, and with a welldetailed original trousseau comprising various gowns, jackets, undergarments, accessories, bonnets, parasols, woven slippers, and more, and with wooden trunk. $8000/11,000

87. 19th Century Maitrise Model French Walnut Toilette Table with Mirror 20” (51 cm.) h. x 13”w. x 8”d. The walnut toilette table with simple molded form has triple beveled mirror above two short drawers, and the table with one long drawer, and turned tapering legs. Excellent condition. French, maitrise model, late 1800s. $600/900

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17” (43 cm.) Of finely grained cherry wood with natural finish, the pair of side chairs feature center back panels with finely-carved designed of lyres and garlands, with silk upholstered seats. Excellent condition. $400/600

90. French Rosewood Doll Chest of Drawers with Marble Top 14” (36 cm.) h. x 18”w. x 8 ½”d. Of very fine exotic rosewood, the chest features two long drawers with gilt metal mounts and curved sides, and with white marble top. Excellent condition. French, circa 1890. $600/900

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4” (10 cm.) Porcelain shoulder head of lady with oval aristocratic face, elongated throat, light brown hair waved away from her face into very thickly arranged curls that are captured in a coronet roll at the crown and forming into looped and rolled curls at the sides and back, decorated at the crown with gilt-edged blue headband, painted blue downcast eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, aquiline nose, closed mouth with center accent line, modeled bosom and shoulder blades. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1900, attributed to Dressel and Kister. Value Points: rare to find model with outstanding quality of sculpted hair and luxury-quality porcelain. $700/900

92. Rare German Porcelain Half Doll “Flapper with Polichinelle” 4 ½” (11 cm.) Waist-up porcelain figure of naked lady with slender torso and limbs, up-tilted head with black sculpted hair in short bobbed fashion, brown eyes with thick outline, right arm bent at the elbow with pointing finger, and left arm bent to hold a small Polichinelle in her hand, with gilt bracelets. Marks: 6912. Condition: generally

excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1920. Value Points: very rare half doll model with Polichinelle theme. $600/800

93. German Porcelain Nymphenburg Lady with Brown Sculpted Hair and Downcast Eyes 16” (41 cm.) Lightly pink-tinted porcelain shoulderhead with perfectly oval face, slightly elongated throat, brown sculpted hair waved from face in softly rolled curls and having large white sculpted bow at the crown, painted facial features, small blue downcast eyes with well-defined eyelids, arched brown brows, aquiline nose, closed mouth, muslin stitch-jointed body, porcelain lower limbs, lovely blue and gold silk gown, undergarments, heeled kid slippers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 399 W. Comments: KoniglichBayerische Porcelain in Nymphenburg, early 20th century. A very limited edition of porcelain dolls were presented at the 1908 Munich Art Doll Exhibition, designed as “decoration dolls”, and dressed by the ladies of Munich in various historical costumes. Value Points: rare model with unusual and highly expressive features. $1100/1600

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94. French Bisque Bébé with Expressive Features by Gaultier 24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head with very plump cheeks and throat, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, incised eyeliner, painted lashes, thick brushstroked brows with feathered highlights, closed mouth with richly-shaded lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, beautiful antique silk dress, lace bonnet, undergarments, leather slippers, stockings. Marks: F.G. (in scroll) 9 (head). Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Gaultier, circa 1888, with early Jumeau body. Value Points: very deeply defined features with dramatic blue paperweight eyes complemented by delicate bisque and plump cheeks. $2800/3500

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18” (46 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, brilliant sky-blue paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with feathered details, shaded nostrils, closed mouth, accent line between the shaded lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair in upswept coiffure, firmlystuffed muslin poupée body with kid arms, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 4 (head and shoulders) F.G. (scroll mark on shoulders). Comments: Gaultier Freres, circa 1885. Value Points: statuesque lady with brilliant eyes, original body, wearing antique parlor maid costume. $1800/2600


96. Rare French Musical Automaton “Lady with Carnival Mask and Tambourine” by Lambert 17” (43 cm.) Posed seated upon a velvet covered base is a lady with bisque swivel head on bisque shoulderplate, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes and brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with center accent line, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, and having shapely lady’s torso and slender long legs, wire upper arms and bisque forearms. She is wearing elaborate ruffled organdy gown in the Spanish carnival style, and is holding a decorated tambourine in one hand, and a carnival mask in the other. When wound, she turns her head side to side nodding in elaborate manner, and alternately shakes the tambourine and then lifts the mask to her face; periodically she taps her foot. Meanwhile music plays. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: L.B. (key) (original paper tune label on base indicating two tunes, “Rip Rip Rance des Enfants” and “Norma: Me Protegge”). Comments: Leopold Lambert, circa 1888. Value Points: rare automaton in beautiful presentation and with well-functioning music and movements. $6500/8500

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97. French Bisque Portrait Poupée by Jumeau with Expressively Beautiful Face 23” (58 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes with darker iris rims, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, separately-sculpted pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French kid poupée body with gusset-jointing at hips and knees, stitched and separated fingers and toes, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks:10 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1878. Value Points: rare gorgeous lady doll with very fine sculpting, regal expression, finest quality of complexion and features, sturdy original body. $3500/4500

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98. Beautiful Wide-Eyed French Bisque Bébé E.J. by Jumeau, Size 3 11” (28 cm.) Bisque socket head, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, rose blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, dimpled chin, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose E. 3 J (and artist checkmarks on head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: most endearing petite size, the little bébé has dramatic large eyes, beautiful painting of features and complexion, original wig, body, body finish and lovely antique costume. $3500/4500

99. 19th Century French Rosewood Sewing Necessaire in Shape of Pianoforte 11” (28 cm.) l. 6”h. A finely-crafted rosewood box in the shape of an elegant pianoforte has an inlay design of bone piano keys on the lid. When hinged open, a purple silk and velvet interior is revealed

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with fitted niches for various sewing utensils including silver scissors, needlecase, thimble, awl, and more, as well as a padded pincushion area. Hidden beneath is a music box which winds from beneath. Cabinetry and contents are excellent, music box needs adjustment. French, circa 1875. $800/1000

100. Gentle-Faced French Bisque “Depose” Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Lovely Pale Complexion 16” (41 cm.) Bisque socket head with very pale complexion, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Jumeau (incised, and artist checkmarks) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1882. Value Points: rare model with exceptionally fine modeling and delicate bisque, splendid eyes, original body and body finish. $3200/4500


101. Grand French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau in Rare Size 16 and Superb Costume 33” (84 cm.) Bisque socket head with very full cheeks, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, rose-blushed eye shadow, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth, dimpled chin, separately modeled pierced ears, brunette human hair over cork pate, French composition and wooden fullyjointed body, wearing lovely burgundy silk and velvet dress, undergarments, stockings, shoes, and with especially fine bonnet. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 16 (head). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: most beautiful doll with finest quality of bisque and complexion, compelling presence. $6500/8500

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102. Beautiful French Bisque “Depose Jumeau” with Rare Incised Markings, Size 13 and Signed Jumeau Shoes

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28” (71 cm.) Bisque socket head, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, widely-arched brushstroked brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with defined space between the shaded and outlined lips, impressed chin and lip corner dimples, separately-modeled pierced ears, brunette human hand-tied wig in long ringlet curls, cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, pretty antique costume including finely-worked cape and signed leather shoes “Bébé Jumeau Depose”. Condition: generally excellent, original body and body finish. Marks: Depose Jumeau 13 (and artist checkmarks on head). Comments: Emile

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Jumeau, circa 1882, the model was made for a short period of time only and has uniquely smaller-sized eyes lending a gentle childlike expression. Value Points: rare model with beautiful bisque and sculpting, very deep eyes, original wig, body, body finish, signed shoes. $4500/6500

103. Collection Of Lady’s Toiletry Articles of Art Deco Era 5 ½” (14 cm.) h. Devilbiss bottle. Including glass perfume bottle with stopper in tinted art glass with gilt-edged stopper; pair of prismatic perfume bottles with ink-blue tinted base and matching stoppers; glass perfume bottle with matching stopped and original paper label by Djerkiss, and with original decorative box; another perfume bottle by Dhjerkiss with original label and official “proprietary stamp”; glass perfume bottle with silver overlay designs and stopper, and a tasseled folding fan. Generally excellent. Circa 1920s. $500/800

104. Fine Early French Maitrise Model Chest of Drawers 16” (41 cm.) h. x 19”w. x 11”, Of finely-grained mahogany, the three drawer chest is enhanced with elaborate cast brass mounts and is flanked by flat columns, on block feet. Excellent condition. French, mid-19th century, the miniature chest is of such fine craftsmanship as to indicate its original production as a maitrise (“apprentice”) model presented by promising young cabinet maker. Although originally presented to a judging board to prove one’s ability to create full-size furnishings, the “models” eventually became used as doll furnishings. $1200/1600

105. French Musical Automaton “Little Girl with Basket of Flowers and Bird” by Leopold Lambert 19” (48 cm.) Standing upon a velvet-covered base is a young girl with bisque head, brown glass paperweight eyes, painted long lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, carton torso and legs, wire upper arms, bisque forearms. The doll is wearing elaborate silk and lace costume, wide-brimmed bonnet and is holding a tray that is abundantly filled with flowers and fruit in the midst of which is perched a feathered bird. When wound, music plays, and the little girl turns her head side to side, nods, lifts a little bouquet of flowers toward her face, and, periodically, the feathered bird flits back and forth. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau 5. Comments: Leopold Lambert, circa 1890 with bisque head by Emile Jumeau. Value Points: especially beautiful doll with enchanting movements and music is wellpreserved. $5500/7500

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107. wonderful original Scottish costume of red and black checkered wool and with black velvet vest, jacket and beret. $400/600

107. Bisque Child Doll “Dep” for the French Market in Original Scottish Costume 14” (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, mohair lashes, painted lower lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette mohair bobbed wig, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: DEP 3. Comments: for the French market, circa 1895. Value Points: beautiful blue eyes, original lashes, fine quality bisque, and wearing well-detailed original Scottish costume, with matching tam and saddle shoes. $800/1100

106. German Bisque Child, 1009, by Simon and Halbig with Original Scottish Costume 17” (43 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, brown glass sleep eyes, painted features, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, auburn mohair wig, kid gusset-jointed body with bisque lower arms. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S 6 H 1009 dep St. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1890. Value Points: the well-modeled doll wears

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108. Petite All-Original German Bisque Art Character, 101, “Marie” by Kammer and Reinhardt 7” (18 cm.) Bisque socket head, painted facial features, bright blue eyes, single stroke upper eyeliner, short tapered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with accent line between the lips, brunette mohair wig with


108. side curled braids, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R 101 18. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, from their art character series, the model marketed as “Marie”, circa 1910. Value Points: all-original petite model of the sought-after character with very choice bisque, complexion, painting, wig, fully-articulated body with original finish, and original folklore costume. $800/1200

109. Rare German Bisque Art Smiling Character, Model 151, by Simon and Halbig 21” (53 cm.) Bisque socket head, painted blue eyes, thick black upper eyeliner, one-stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth in gentle smiling expression, outlined lips, row of four painted teeth, impressed dimples in cheeks and philtrum, brunette mohair bobbed wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, fine antique schoolboy costume. Condition: generally excellent, few very minor typical wig pulls at back of head. Marks: 151 S&H 3 Germany. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1910, from that firm’s very rare 150 art character series, of which only three different models were made. Value Points: few examples of this artistic art character doll can be found, especially in this larger size, and with very fine sculpting, bisque and painting. $7000/9500

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110. The Dentzel’s Children’s Carousel from the Santa Barbara Museum of Art 56” (142 cm.) h. x 92” diam. The child’s sized carousel features four fiberglass animal rides including dog, rabbit, horse and pig, each with elaborate merry accessories, arranged upon a base with four metal rods, speakers, cassette player and motor, and with a centerpose of mirrored glass. There are six “star” stanchions of metal and wood, a “fish ring” catch with metal rings, and a canvas top with lights. The base measures 16” x 86”, the center post is 73”h. x 12” diam., and the top is 40” x 92” diam. The total weight is 600 lbs.

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The carousel was first exhibited at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art in December 1974 as part of the “Carousel Christmas” exhibition, a loan from Marion and William Dentzel, he being the grandson of Gustav A. Dentzel, the carousel maker from Kreuznach, Germany who came to American in the mid-1860s. The carousel, produced by the Dentzel firm in the mid-1900s, remained at the Museum after 1974, only brought out for the Christmas exhibition year after year until 2000. A remarkable carousel, in desirable child size, with delightful animals, and with provenance from the Dentzel family and Santa Barbara Museum of Art. The carousel is being sold, in situ, from its present archives in Santa Barbara, CA, from which shipping can be arranged. Prospective bidders are encouraged to call Theriault’s with any questions. $6500/9500

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hips. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Italian, Lenci, from her series 110, circa 1927. Value Points: especially charming model with expressive features, wearing original white organdy dress with blue and gold felt bodice, vest and cuffs, applique designs on skirt, undergarments, gold felt shoes, colorful blue and gold sunbonnet, and carrying felt pinwheel. $1100/1300


112. Italian Felt Character Girl with Hoop Toy, Series 300, by Lenci 17” (43 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, plump cheeks, brown side-glancing eyes, grey eyeshadow, fringed upper lashes, accented nostrils, closed mouth, blonde mohair curly wig, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Italian, Lenci, circa 1930s, from the firm’s 300 series. Value Points: the wistful-faced child has fine original painting, soft curls, and is wearing original cream felt dress with blue polka dots and colorful applique bands and diagonal stripes, undergarment, socks, shoes, and is carrying a wooden toy hoop. $1100/1500

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113. Italian Felt Child Doll, Series 110, by Lenci with Very Expressive Features 19” (48 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, brown side-glancing eyes, grey eyeshadow, brown painted curly upper lashes and brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with coral shaded lower lip, brunette mohair curly wig, jointing at shoulders

19” (48 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, brown side-glancing eyes, grey eyeshadow, brown painted curly upper lashes and brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with coral shaded lower lip, ash-blonde mohair wig with curled side braids, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Italian, Lenci, from her series 110, circa 1927. Value Points: rare model with beautiful complexion and expression, wearing original pale green organdy dress with felt “tic tac toe” applique design, undergarments, felt green shoes, socks. $900/1200

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115. German Bisque Pouting Character, “Phillip”, Model 115/A, by Kammer and Reinhardt 16” (42 cm.) Bisque socket head, small blue glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, short brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with accent line between the pouty lips, brunette mohair wig, composition bent limb baby body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 115/A 42. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, their model marketed as “Phillip”, circa 1912. Value Points: bright-eyed fretful child with fine luminous bisque, great antique costume and carrying little wooden abacus. $2200/2800

116. German Bisque Character “Just Me” by Marseille 9” (23 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep and side-glancing eyes, painted features, single stroke brows, little button-shaped nose, tiny closed mouth with bow-shaped lips, blonde mohair curly wig, composition toddler body with distinctive modeled bent right elbow, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent, original body and body finish, one finger tip broken. Marks: Just Me Registered Germany A 310/7/0 M. Comments: Marseille, circa 1926. Value Points: endearing little imp with excellent bisque, original body, and with original wig and costume. $700/900

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117. Three Tiny German Mohair Teddy Bears in Basket 3” (8 cm.) Each is of golden mohair with firmstructure torso, swivel head, jointed arms and legs, black bead eyes, black embroidered nose; the trio is posed seated in an early French woven double-handled market basket. Excellent condition. Germany, circa 1930. $300/500


118. German Bisque Child, “Mein Liebling”, Model 117/A, by Kammer and Reinhardt 21” (53 cm.) Bisque socket head, small brown glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, dark eyeliner, short feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with very full outlined lips in pensive expression, blonde mohair wig, composition and wooden balljointed body, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 117/A 53. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, the model marketed as “Mein Susser Liebling” (my sweet darling), circa 1912. Value Points: very dear expression enhanced by fine matte bisque, original body finish. $2700/3500

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119. German Brown-Eyed Bisque “Mein Liebling” by Kammer and Reinhardt 26” (66 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, painted dark eyeliner and curly lashes, brushstroked feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with richly-accented lips, brunette mohair wig,

composition and wooden ball-jointed body, pretty antique costume, bonnet, undergarments, stockings, shoes. Condition: generally excellent, original body and body finish. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 117 66. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1912, the iconic model marketed as “Mein Susser Liebling” (my sweet darling) by that firm. Value Points: beautifully-expressed wistful expression, enhanced by finest gleaming patina of bisque, original wig, body, body finish. $2800/3500

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120. Large German Bisque Character, “Hanna” by Schoneau and Hoffmeister 27” (69 cm.) Bisque socket head with character-like features, blue glass sleep eyes, mohair lashes, painted lashes, short feathered brows, accented nostrils, open mouth, shaded and accented lips, two porcelain teeth, blonde mohair bobbed wig, composition bent limb baby body with rarer jointed elbows, antique baby dress and delightful pinafore with children theme. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Germany S pb (in star) H Hanna 9. Comments: Schoneau and Hoffmeister, circa 1915. Value Points: very fine quality of bisque, rare mohair lashes, original rarer body style with original finish. $600/900

121. German Bisque Character by Konig and Warnecke with Original Toddler Body 24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, long lushly painted lashes, brushstroked brows with fly-away feathering, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, outlined lips, two porcelain upper teeth, tongue, brunette human hair, composition and wooden ball-jointed toddler body with side-hip jointing, wearing fine antique costume with dress, embroidered pinafore and cap, undergarments, stockings, shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: KW (in circle) 12 made in Germany (head) Made in Germany (back). Comments: Konig and Warnecke, circa 1915. Value Points: wonderfully expressive features enhanced by painting detail of brows and lashes, appealing delicate complexion with blushed

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121. cheeks, rarer fully articulated toddler body. $600/800

122. German Bisque Character, 134, by Hertel and Schwab 11” (28 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, short feathered brows, closed mouth with outlined lips, blonde sculpted hair in side-parted fashion with well-defined forelock curl, composition bent limb baby body, knit costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: I 134/ 1 ½. Comments: Hertel and Schwab, circa 1912. Value Points: fine quality of bisque and well-sculpted hair. $400/600


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123. German Bisque Pouty-Faced Character, “Phillip”, 115/A by Kammer and Reinhardt with Toddler Body 22” (58 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, short dark painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, double chin, blonde mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed toddler body with side-hip jointing, antique flannel pajama costume, slippers, cap. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 115/A 58. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1912, the model marketed as “Phillip”. Value Points: especially fine luminous bisque on the rare wistful-faced toddler, original toddler body and body finish, wonderful costume. $2200/2800

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124. Two Early Mohair Toy Animals 13” (33 cm.) teddy bear. Including a curly golden mohair teddy bear with swivel head, glass eyes, snout nose, jointed arms and legs. Along with an early Steiff mohair cat with excelsior filling, swivel head, jointed limbs, green glass eyes, felt ears, and with original blank button in ear. Very good condition. Early 1900s. $300/500

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126. excellent. Marks: Ges Gesch O’Neill JDK 12 (head) O’Neill (ink script on foot). Comments: Kewpie, designed by Rose O’Neill, produced by Kestner, circa 1912. Value Points: sought after composition-bodied bisque Kewpie in rarest largest size, very fine quality of bisque and painting. $3500/4500

126. German Bisque Toddler, 211, by Kestner

125. German Kewpie with Glass Googly Eyes and Original Body by Kestner in Largest Size 14” (36 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head, sculpted topknot, side curls and forelock curl with brushstroked detailing and decorative glaze, large brown glass side-glancing googly eyes, dark eyeliner, fringed lashes, dot brows, button-shaped nose, closed mouth with thin line smiling lips, impressed dimples at lip corners, composition toddler body with very chubby torso, short legs with side-hip jointing, knee and shoulder-jointing. Condition: generally

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11” (28 cm.) Bisque socket head, small brown glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, short feathered brows, accented nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, two porcelain teeth, double chin, impressed dimples at lip corners, brunette mohair wig over plaster pate, composition and wooden toddler body, antique blue velvet uniform and matching cap. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: A made in Germany 5 211 JDK. Comments: Kestner, circa 1915. Value Points: very dear little fellow with wonderful quality of bisque and painting, original toddler body and body finish. $300/500


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127. German Bisque Googly, 8578, by Gebruder Heubach 8” (20 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass side-glancing googly eyes, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with impish grin, blonde mohair wig, composition body with jointing at shoulders and hips, painted socks and shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 8578 3/0 Heubach (square) Germany. Comments: Gebruder Heubach, circa 1918. Value Points: rare googly model with wonderful expression, wearing antique mariner costume and flag hat. $600/900

128. German Bisque Brown-Eyed Googly, 323, by Marseille 8” (20 cm.) Bisque socket head, large brown glass sleep and side-glancing googly eyes, long painted lashes, single stroke brows, pug-shaped nose, closed mouth with impish grin, blonde mohair wig, composition body with jointing at shoulders and hips, painted shoes and socks, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Armand Marseille Germany 323 A 8/0 M. Comments: Marseille, circa 1920. Value Points: delightful googly with mischievous expression, fine luminous bisque. $400/600

129. German Bisque Character Doll by Kestner in Wonderful Velvet Costume 19” (48 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows with decorative glaze, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, two porcelain upper teeth, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: G made in Germany 11 (head) Germany 2 ½ (body). Comments: Kestner, circa 1912. Value Points: very eager expression, deeply-modeled features, original body and body finish, wearing antique black velvet Sunday best costume with silk collar, cap, black stockings, saddle shoes. $400/600 129.

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130. French Bisque Bébé E.J. by Emile Jumeau with Rare Articulated Wooden Body with Signed Jumeau Shoes 18” (46 cm.) Bisque socket head, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, richly blushed mauve eye shadow, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, all-wooden body with articulation at shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, and knees, lovely antique costume including original shoes signed “Bébé Jumeau Depose”. Condition: generally excellent, original body finish albeit scuffed and one baby finger rebuilt. Marks: Depose E 7 J. Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: very rare original wooden body, lovely bisque, beautiful large eyes with very rich painting of lashes, brows, and eye shadow. $3800/5200

131. Petite French Bisque Poupée by Emile Jumeau

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10” (25 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, large blue glass inset eyes, painted lashes, dark eye socket, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupée body with gussetjointing at hips. Condition: generally excellent, ear lobe flakes. Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1880. Value Points: rare petite poupée with enchanting large eyes, original body and wig, pretty antique lace costume and bonnet. $900/1200


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132. Victorian Glass Domed Miniature Shell Arrangement 5 ½” (14 cm.) Under a blown glass dome is an arrangement of tiny sea shells forming a fantastical clock tower and encircling a hand-drawn clock face. Excellent condition. Mid-1800s. $300/500

133. Rare French Bisque Bébé “Mascotte” by May Freres 28” (71 cm.) Bisque socket head, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick black eyeliner, painted dark lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, widely-arched brushstroked brows with decorative glaze, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, impressed dimple in philtrum and chin, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fullyjointed body, antique rose silk costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Mascotte L. Comments: May Freres, circa 1890. Value Points: the Mascotte bébé is rarely found, especially in this large size, and with compelling painting of brows, lashes, eye shadow, and lips. $3500/4500

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134. Framed Collection of Victorian Accessories for Lady Dolls 25” (64 cm.) x 19”. Arranged under glass in wooden frame is a collection of accessories designed for lady dolls including 17 handbags of various styles (of which are especially notable beadwork and needlework examples), 8 various folding fans, and a boxed set of miniature handkerchiefs in original folded presentation. Good/excellent condition. Mid/late 1800s. $700/900

135. Collection of Thirteen Antique Bébé and Poupée Stays For dolls 14”-22”. Including classic design appearing on Bébé Jumeaus of sateen with linen lining and laced backing, along with a variety of other stays and corsets including one indicating, with a black stamp label, that it is a miniature version of a real lady’s corset, and another designed for very shapely figure with faux-lacing and hook and eye closure. Excellent condition. Late 1800s. $400/600 134.

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136. Beautiful French Bisque Bébé by Schmitt et Fils with Original Signed Body 24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head with pear-shaped face with very full cheeks and double chin, almond-shaped blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, pointy nose, shaded and accented nostrils, closed mouth with heart-shaped upper lip, impressed dimples on philtrum, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden eightloose-ball-jointed body with straight wrists, flat-cut derriere, fine antique dress with broderie Anglaise collar and sleeve edges, lace bonnet with rose silk ribbons, undergarments, socks, shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Sch (in shield, also stamped on derriere) 4 ½. Comments: Schmitt et Fils, circa 1880. Value Points: especially beautiful classic model bébé with choicest bisque and painting, original body and body finish, wig, and lovely costume. $6500/9500


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21” (53 cm.) h. x 9”w. x 6”d. Of richly flamegrained mahogany the tall narrow dressing table features a wide drawer above tall legs with platform stretcher having demi-lune cut-out at the front allowing the user to stand close to the mirror while shaving, and with a set-back upper compartment with two smaller drawers and with surmounting bracketed mirror. Further features include pencil striping, gold knob drawer pulls, and fabric chintz lined drawers. Excellent condition. French, early 1800s. $1100/1500

138. Very Beautiful French Bisque Poupée with Brilliant Eyes and Superb Costume 17” (43 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, cobalt blue glass enamel eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve-blushed eye shadow, feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with delicately-accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupée body with gusset-jointing at elbows, hips and knees, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: French, attributed to Pierre François Jumeau, circa 1870. Value Points: gorgeous face whose brilliant eyes contrast the

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delicate complexion, wearing superb antique costume. $2500/3500

139. French Bisque Poupée by Leon Casimir Bru with Bru Deposed Wooden Articulated Body 19” (48 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, very plump face, pale complexion, narrow blue glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, arched feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with slightest hint of smile on pale accented lips, ears pierced into head, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, all-wooden body with shapely torso, ball-swivel waist, dowel-jointing at shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, knees, and ankles. Condition: generally excellent, very faint old hairline at right side of crown (may be original), original body finish albeit scuffed and two thumbs broken. Marks: H. Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, the earliest version of his deposed poupée model with letter marking (indicating size), and with original distinctive Bru wooden body, circa 1867. Value Points: most expressive and compelling presence, very fine quality of bisque and painting, original wig, rare body with elaborate articulations and wearing original fine costume, undergarments, accessories. $3500/5500

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140. French Luxury Fruitwood Vitrine with Bronze Frame and Glass Lid 15” (38 cm.) l. x 10”h. x 10”w. The rich fruitwood vitrine with bombe shaped sides has elaborate cabrioleshaped bronze legs with acanthus detail, bronze frame around the bottom edge, beading at table top edge, and a beveled glass top which opens to reveal a padded silk lining, with key. Excellent condition. French, circa 1885, the luxury vitrine suggests original presentation by Maison Giroux. $2000/2500

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143. Collection of Miniature Accessories 3” (8 cm.) diam. bowl. Including cobalt blue glass compote with embossed gilt scrolls and edging along with courtly scene; along with 2” nine-blade folding fan with rose silk ribbons, bone-framed egg timer, bone opera glasses, basket, tiny purse, book of Fables, silver book-shaped box with image of “La Tour Eiffel Paris” and leather bound book with ormolu accents and tiny sepia images. Generally excellent. French, circa 1880. $300/500

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141. Victorian Silver Rattles and Chatelaine 9” (23 cm.) Including a lady’s chatelaine (overall 9”l.) with hallmarked silver frame featuring cherubs, with various attached accouterments including perfume bottles, needlecase, hand mirror, and silver case. Along with a silver baby rattle with eight bells, whistle tip, and mother of pearl handle; and a 4 ½” hand mirror with beveled glass mirror and figural design of lady’s head. Generally excellent. Late 1800s. $300/500

142. English Poured Wax Lady Doll Attributed to Lucy Peck 18” (46 cm.) Poured wax shoulder head of adult lady with heartshaped face turned to the right, elongated strong throat, narrow blue glass enamel eyes, delicately-painted brows and lips, inserted mohair wig arranged in up-swept manner, softly-stuffed muslin torso, poured wax arms and legs, bare feet. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: English, circa 1890, possibly Lucy Peck. Value Points: very beautiful modeling of face with distinctively modeled eye sockets, wearing a very fine antique black silk faille jacket with lace and bead trim, silk taffeta skirt with demi-train. $800/1100

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144. French Wooden Parlor Table with Gold Leaf Finish, Napoleon III Epoch 9 ½” (24 cm.) l. x 6 ½”h. x 7”d. The carved wooden parlor table with ogee-edged top, has fancily-curved cabriole legs, and elaborately-carved aprons on all sides. Excellent condition. French, Napoleon III epoch, circa 1865. $600/800

145. Petite French Black-Complexioned Bisque Bébé by Leon Casimir Bru with Signed Bru Shoes 11” (28 cm.) Bisque swivel head with ebony black complexion, on kidedged bisque shoulderplate with sculpted bosom and shoulder blades,

dark amber-brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, black brushstroked brows, closed mouth with coral shaded lips and hint of teeth, pierced ears, black fleecy hair over cork pate, tinted black kid bébé body with gusset-jointing, black bisque lower arms. Condition: bisque excellent, body is original albeit finish worn, uncertain if bisque hands are original. Marks: 0 (head) (original worn Bébé Bru paper label on front torso). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, circa 1882. Value Points: most endearing petite size of the very rare black-complexioned Bru bébé, with flawless rich complexion, original body, early silk costume and bonnet and original leather shoes marked “Bru Jne Paris” in oval. $8000/10,000

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146. French Bisque Bébé, Figure B, by Jules Steiner with Original Signed Body 27” (69 cm.) Bisque socket head with plump cheeks, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes with dot highlights, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows with fringed detail, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, two rows of tiny teeth, dimpled philtrum and chin, pierced ears, auburn mohair wig over Steiner pate, French composition fullyjointed body, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent, original body finish excepting repaint on hands. Marks: Figure B J. Steiner Bte SGDG Paris (head) Le Petit Parisien Bébé Steiner (body). Comments: Jules Steiner, circa 1885. Value Points: rare model with beautiful complexion, dainty teeth. $2800/3500

146.1. Collection of Antique Baby Doll Bottles 5 ½” (14 cm.) largest. In a variety of shapes and styles, the glass baby doll bottles include various embossed designs, the largest marked Cornucopia Feeder. Very good condition. Circa 1900. $300/600

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10” (25 cm.) - 16” head circ. Each has solid domed bisque head with flanged neck, lightly tinted baby hair and brows, brown or blue glass sleep eyes, painted features, closed mouth, muslin body with shaped curved legs, celluloid hands, baby costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: copr. by Grace S. Putnam, made in Germany, Comments: Germany, the newborn baby model of 1923 was designed by Grace Storey Putnam, the American illustrator, and produced in Germany. The doll was a phenomenal success at its time. Value Points: four sizes of “The Million Dollar Baby” are presented here, one in original labeled gown. $600/900

148. An Extraordinary Brass Cradle with Canopy and Elaborate Bedding 44” (112 cm.) l. 87”h. including canopy. The cast brass boat-shaped swinging cradle with scrolled sides has (detachable) matching brass canopy with elaborate scrolls. The cradle is fitted with silk cover, mohair plush coverlet and extraordinary lace canopy. Excellent canopy. Late 1800s. $1200/1600

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150. Beautiful French Bisque Portrait Poupée Head by PierreFrançois Jumeau 5 ½” (14 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, dark painted lashes, mauveblushed eyeshadow, arched feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with pale accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Pierre-François Jumeau, circa 1875. Value Points: beautiful face with fine quality of bisque. $2500/3500

149. Lovely French Bisque Portrait Bébé by Emile Jumeau 18” (46 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with outlined and shaded lips, impressed dimples at philtrum and lip corners, separatelyapplied pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight-loose-ball-jointed body with straight wrists, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 8. (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1878. Value Points: rare bébé portrait model with very dear sweet expression enhanced by fine delicate bisque and mauve blushed eye shadow. $3500/4200

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151. Very Beautiful Earlier Period French Bisque “Bébé Brevete” by Leon Casimir Bru 20” (51 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate with modeled bosom and shoulder blade, very plump cheeks and chin, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, black eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, plump kid bébé body with gusset-jointing of hips and knees, one-piece curved kid upper arms, bisque lower arms and hands. Condition: generally excellent, very faint 2” horizontal hairline on lower front shoulderplate, bisque head and hands perfect. Marks: Bru Jne 7 (head) No. 7 (shoulderplate). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, his earliest bébé known as Bébé Brevete, circa 1877. Value Points: an especially beautiful bébé with most gentle expression and finest quality of bisque and painting, exquisite hands, lovely antique costume. $7000/9000

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152. German Bisque Lady with Sculpted Brown Hair and Unusual Large Eyes 13” (33 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead of adult lady with sculpted brown hair with cluster of tiny curls at the forehead, and sides of hair waved back into a braidenclosed chignon at the back with ringlet curls at each side, painted large blue eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, single stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, sculpted bodice, muslin stitch-jointed body with bisque lower limbs. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1870. Value Points: rarity factors include brown hair, fancy coiffure, unusual large eyes, sculpted bodice and nice antique gown and undergarments. Ex-Estelle Johnson Collection. $500/800

153. Outstanding German Bisque Lady with Brown Sculpted Hair in Rare Chignon 18” (46 cm.) Bisque shoulder head of lady with slender face and elongated throat, sculpted brown hair waved gently away from her face and captured in a chignon of arranged curls at the crown and back of head, with

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decorative gilt combs, sculpted pierced ears, painted features, blue side-glancing eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, single-stroke brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with center accent line, muslin stitch-jointed body, leather arms, lovely antique brown taffeta gown, undergarments, sewn-on boots, jewelry. Condition: generally excellent. 153 profile Marks: Z 5. Comments: Germany, circa 1870. Value Points: very beautiful doll whose rarity factors include brown hair, superb detail of hair sculpting on rare coiffure, and regal presence. $800/1100

154. Rare German Bisque Lady with Sculpted Snood and Tassel as Sewing Companion 8 ½” (22 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead of adult lady with oval face, pale bisque, blonde sculpted hair captured in a green painted snood with purple lustre tassel and white feather trim, painted bright blue eyes, eyeliner,

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closed mouth, muslin body, bisque lower limbs with painted black boots. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1870. Value Points: the rare lady with fancily-sculpted hair is wearing her original costume, and was presented in The Englishwoman’s Magazine of that time as an exclusive design named “The Work-Table Companion”, she wears a lace coiffe which is actually a pincushion, silk skirt with gold braid edged pockets holding packets of needles and a blue silk sash from which is dangling a necessaire with silver scissors and a reticule holding a thimble. The rare original presentation is preserved on its original base under a glass dome. Ex-collection Puppenspielzeug Museum Davos. $1800/2500

accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with center accent line, kid poupée body with shapely form of one-piece legs, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 6. Comments: circa 1860, other examples of this model have been found bearing the initials of either F.G. (Gaultier) or E.B. (Barrois) see lot 310 of this catalog), Value Points: very handsome gentleman with exceptionally fine sculpting and painting of hair, wearing original antique gentleman’s costume including silver-handled walking stick. $1800/2200

156. Collection of Accessories for Gentleman Dolls 9 ½” (24 cm.) parasol. Including wooden parasol with carved bone handle and silk cover, mandolin, wooden walking stick with gilded dog’s head grip, bone-handled razor, wooden snowshoes, silver penknife, little leather case fitted for silver set containing a fork, lithographed tin box with miniature coins, liquor bottle, and (incomplete) set of tiny playing cards. Generally excellent. Late 1800s. $400/700

157. German Bisque Lady with Sculpted and Very Elaborately Trimmed Snood

155. Rare French Bisque Poupée Depicting a Gentleman with Antique Formal Wear Costume 19” (48 cm.) Solid domed bisque shoulder head, black sculpted hair in short boyish fashion with feathered curls at the forehead, painted pale blue shaded eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes and feathered brows,

14” (36 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead with very narrow oval face and elongated throat, black sculpted hair waved away from face and captured under a snood which is decorated with an extravagant snood of ribbons, tassels and feathers, stippled details of hair around the forehead, painted tiny blue eyes, red and black upper eyeliner, single stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, kid lady body, nicely costumed. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1870. Value Points: rare model with exceptional vibrant decorations of hair snood. $500/800

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158. French Paper Doll “Psyche” with a Bounty of Costumes and Early Box 8” (20 cm.) The double-sided doll, posed demurely with hands folded in front of body and head turned to the side, owns 17 double-sided (front and back) gowns (four with attached bonnets) designed to slip over her head. Also included are four additional bonnets, and seven coiffures. The paper doll is labeled “Psyche, Journal de Modes”, and is presented in an early box with image of a beautiful lady on the cover. Very good/ excellent condition. French, circa 1860. $1100/1500

159. Seven Bound Volumes of La Poupée Modele from 1880s 11” (28 cm.) x 7”. The bound volumes includes stories, puzzles, recipes and more (there are no patterns or color illustrations), offering a bedazzling view of Parisian child life during the 1880s era. Very good condition, one binding loose. $300/500

160. French Bisque Poupée by Adelaide Huret with Signed Costume from Au Calife de Baghdad 17” (43 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead with plump rounded face, painted facial features, deeply-set eye sockets, shaded blue eyes with pronounced down-glancing pupils, all-around black eyeliner and lashes, arched feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, unpierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupée body with gusset-jointing at hips, knees and elbows, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: restoration to back shoulderplate,

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161. Grand German Paper Mache Lady Doll with Rare Coiffure 28� (71 cm.) Paper mache shoulderhead of adult lady with very elongated throat, sculpted hair in very elaborate style with braid-wrapped topknot and four ringlet curls flanking each side of face, partially sculpted ears, painted downglancing blue eyes, heavy lidded eyes with black eyeliner, closed mouth with shaded lips, slender kid body, carved wooden lower arms and legs, painted orange shoes, wearing early transfer gown, undergarments. Condition: original finish albeit craquelure on neck and shoulderplate, rub on nose, repair to torso and legs. Comments: Germany, circa 1850. Value Points: very rare coiffure and grand size of the early doll, original costume. $1100/1600

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162. Rare American Paper Doll “The American Lady” by McLoughlin 6” (15 cm.) Posed semi-profile, the lady has six gowns, cape and two bonnets, the gowns designed to slip over her head and body. Along with cover of original envelope with indication “Parlor Amusement for Little Girls, “The American Lady with Something to Wear”. Very good condition. McLoughlin Bros, circa 1857. $500/800

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163. All-Original English Leather Peddler Doll by C.H. White with Provenance 10” (25 cm.) Shaped kid-leather face with highlycharacterized angular features, black bead eyes, tinted lips, wig, shaped wooden and kid body and original sewn- on costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: C.H. White, English, early 1800s, who created a series of these remarkable peddler dolls in traditional costumes, each with a woven basket filled with various notions, sewing supplies, books, toys and other geegaws. Value Points: wonderfully preserved example of the classic British figure with especially laden basket of wares, and an old paper reading “A note came with this doll saying, ‘The doll was sold to help pay off Father’s debts’ Lisabeth Croft 1860’ ” (that original note is no longer attached). The peddler is on original base under glass dome. $900/1300

164. German Paper Mache Glass-Eyed Lady with Sculpted Hair 14” (36 cm.) Solid domed paper mache shoulder head with oval face and elongated strong throat, definition of bosom, black sculpted hair looped smoothly over her ears and combed back into a braided chignon at the back of her head, large black enamel inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, muslin body. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany, circa 1850. Value Points: beautiful face with unusually large eyes, refined modeling of hair in simple yet elegant coiffure, antique traditional costume. Ex-collection Estelle Johnston. $1100/1500

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165. Two French Bisque Characters by SFBJ in Original Presentation Trunk for Au Nain Bleu 16” (41 cm.) Each has bisque socket head, blue glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted brown curly lashes and brows, closed mouth with lips slightly-parted in expressive manner, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, one with blonde mohair wig and the other with painted brushstroked hair in boyish style. Condition: generally excellent, original body finish on each, with some minor flaking on hands. Marks: SFBJ 236 Paris 6 (wigged model) 226 (wigged model). Comments: French, SFBJ, circa 1912. Value Points: the dolls are presented in three-layered trunk filled with a variety of finely-made costumes and accessories, one bearing the original label of Au Nain Bleu of Paris. $3500/4500

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166. Petite French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé, Size 1, by Emile Jumeau 10” (25 cm.) Bisque socket head, large amber brown glass paperweight inset eyes, lushly-painted lashes, dark eyeliner, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, chemise. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 1 (head) Bébé Jumeau Diplome d’honneur (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1888. Value Points:


166. beautiful creamy bisque wonderfully contrasts the large brown eyes on the rare petite bébé, original body and body finish. $2800/3500

167. French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Beautiful Costume 24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, dimpled chin and lip corners, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fullyjointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Tete Jumeau (stamp, head) Bébé Jumeau SGDG Depose (torso). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1890. Value Points: the browneyed bébé has beautiful bisque and painting, original body and body finish, and is wearing cream cashmere coat dress with Belgian lace-edged cape, undergarments, cream cashmere wool bonnet with silk ribbon trim, socks, leather shoes. $2800/3500

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costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: (model number illegible) Germany 18 Simon & Halbig S&H. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1900. Value Points: very rare exceptional size with very expressive facial features, fine quality of bisque, original body and body finish. $1800/2500

169. Especially Pretty German Bisque Child, 1009, by Simon and Halbig 14” (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, large blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with feathered detail, accented nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig with coiled braids, Sonneberg composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S 5 H 1009 dep Germany. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1890. Value Points: very pretty child with brilliant blue eyes, dimpled expression, original body and body finish, beautiful antique costume. $800/1100

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168. Exceptionally Large German Bisque Child by Simon and Halbig, Size 18, with Highly Expressive Features. 42” (107 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass eyes, dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, open mouth with outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette human-hair hand-tied wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, pretty antique

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14” (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, painted curly lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils of little rounded nose, open mouth, outlined lips, accent dot at center bottom lip, two porcelain upper teeth, impressed dimples in cheeks, chin and lip corners, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig, composition and wooden balljointed body, wearing pretty rose cotton dress with lace-trimmed collar, undergarments, shoes and stockings. Condition: generally excellent, original body and body finish. Marks: S&H 1279 dep Germany 6. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1900. Value Points: sought-after model with wonderful detail of laughter lines around her eyes and at her lip corners. $600/800


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36� (91 cm.) Bisque socket head with very deeply-sculpted features, brown glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners and shaded nostrils, open mouth, outlined shaded lips, four porcelain teeth, dimpled chin, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S 11 3/4 H 939 dep. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1890. Value Points: the rare large size accentuates the deeply modeled and expressive features, original body and body finish, lush elongated original wig. $1400/2100

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173. German Bisque Child, Model 171, by Kestner with Original Signed Body 18” (46 cm.) Bisque socket head, small blue glass sleep eyes, painted lower lashes, mohair lashes, brushstroked brows with decorative glaze, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, shaded outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, blonde mohair wig over plaster pate, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, pretty antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: C ½ made in Germany 7 ½ 171 (head) Germany (body). Comments: Kestner, circa 1910. Value Points: very pretty sweet-faced child with original wig, body and body finish. $500/700

174. Large German All-Bisque Miniature Doll, Model 150, by Kestner with Lavender Stockings 172. German Bisque Child Doll, Model 167, by Kestner with Original Body 21” (53 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, brushstroked brows with decorative glaze and feathered details, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, blonde mohair wig over plaster pate, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: F ½ made in Germany 10 ½ (head) Excelsior (body stamp). Comments: Kestner, circa 1910. Value Points: classic dolly-face model with fine bisque, complexion, and painting, original mohair wig, body and body finish. $500/700

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175. blonde mohair wig, loop-jointed bisque arms and legs, sculpted lavender stockings with ribbed patterns, black one-strap heeled shoes, cotton dress and undergarments. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 150.5 (head and arms). Comments: Kestner, circa 1900. Value Points: rare large size of all-bisque doll with unusually-colored lavender stockings. $500/800

175. German Bisque Character, 257, by Kestner with Amusing Figurine 10� (24 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass eyes, mohair lashes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, open mouth, two porcelain upper teeth, blonde mohair wig, composition bent limb baby body, antique knit costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: made in Germany JDK 257 made in Germany 24 (head) Made in Germany (body stamp). Comments: Kestner, circa 1912. Value Points: wide-eyes character has fine quality of bisque, and is holding an all-bisque piglet with two little children riding piggy-back. $400/600

176. German Bisque Character, 143, by Kestner in Rare Larger Size for This Model 22� (56 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, very rounded nose tip, open mouth, outlined lips, two porcelain upper teeth, dimpled chin and cheeks, brunette mohair bobbed wig, composition and wooden toddler body with side-hip jointing, antique knit romper dress. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: L made in Germany 15 143. Comments: Kestner, circa 1912. Value Points: unusually large size of this sought-after model, allowing for great expression of cheerful toddler features. $800/900

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177. German Cloth Character, Series I Model, by Kathe Kruse

178. Rare German Cloth Character, Wigged Variation of Type I Model, by Kathe Kruse

17” (43 cm.) All cloth doll with firmly-pressed and oil-painted facial features, complexion and brown shaded hair with delicate tendrils of curls onto the forehead, shaded green eyes with brown and black upper eyeliner, white eyedots, tinted brows, closed mouth with downcast pouting lips, stitch-jointed arms, disc-jointed legs, wearing lace-edged shirt, black velvet suit, woolen knit socks and leather shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 921799 Kathe Kruse (foot). Comments: Kathe Kruse, circa 1920, the model was inspired by (and is a near copy of) a 17th century bust by the Flemish sculptor, François Duquesnoy; the model was very popular in the early 1900s and inspired not only this Kathe Kruse model, but also K*R 115 with sculpted hair and Marseille’s Fany. Value Points: fine original painting with especially fine detail of hair on the early character doll. $1600/2100

17” (43 cm.) All-cloth doll with pressed and oil-painted facial features, hazel painted eyes with shaded detail and white eye dots, black and brown upper eyeliner, closed mouth with pouting expression, brunette human hair braids, all-cloth body with stitch-jointed arms, disc-jointed legs. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Kathe Kruse 6?2060 Kathe Kruse (left foot) 573 (right foot). Comments: Kathe Kruse,circa 1920. Value Points: very rare wigged variation of the early Type I model has most pleasing complexion and painting of features, antique blue serge jacket and skirt, undergarments, socks, leather laced shoes. $1800/2300

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179. All-Original Pair of German Bisque Toddlers, 156, by Simon and Halbig for Adolf Hulss 8” (20 cm.) Bisque socket head, glass sleep eyes, painted curly lashes,


179. short feathered brows, mohair lashes, accented nostrils, open mouth, two porcelain upper teeth, five-piece composition toddler body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Simon & Halbig AHW (in circle) Germany 156 2 ½. Comments: Simon and Halbig for Adolf Hulss, circa 1920. Value Points: the matched pair are all-original, the girl with blue sleep eyes, blonde human hair braids, cotton country dress, apron, red bandana and socks, black shoes; the boy with brunette bobbed hair, brown sleep eyes, wool-flannel Tyrolean style costume including feathered cap, embroidered suspenders, knit socks, leather shoes. $700/900

180. German Composition Doll by Dora Petzold 17” (43 cm.) Composition head with flanged neck, painted complexion and facial features, blue outlined eyes, dark all-around eyeshadow, single stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, blonde mohair wig, all cloth body with stitch-jointing at shoulders and hips, rayon and velvet dress and matching bonnet. Condition: good, albeit craquelure on face. Comments: Dora Petzold, circa 1930s. Value Points: rare doll with classic expression, factory original costume. $500/800

181. German Cloth Character Doll by Kathe Kruse 19” (48 cm.) All-cloth doll with hard-pressed and painted facial features on swivel head, shaded green eyes with painted threading, black upper eyeliner, brown eye shadow, short feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with pouting lips, blonde human hair braids, jointing at shoulders and hips, blue cotton dress may be original. Condition: generally excellent, slight dustiness on body. Marks: (illegible stamp on feet). Comments: Kathe Kruse, circa 1935, type VIII. Value Points: most endearing entreating expression with original painted complexion and features. $900/1200

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183. folklore costume with elaborately-embellished vest, unusual straw bonnet. $400/500

184. German Bisque Child Doll, 192, by Kammer and Reinhardt

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182. Fine All-Original Pair of German Bisque Dolls in Macedonian Traditional Costumes 18” (46 cm.) Depicting a man and woman, each with bisque socket head, brown glass eyes, painted lashes and brows, open mouth, four porcelain teeth, mohair wig, five piece paper mache body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 1894 AM 3 Dep made in Germany. Comments: Marseille, circa 1895. Value Points: the pair, mounted upon original wooden bases with rosewood veneer fronts and velvet floors, are elaborately costumed in the traditional folklore garb of Macedonia with elaborately detailed silks and woolens, heavily embroidered and ornamented with rich jewelry and decorations and are in pristine condition. $900/1200

183. German Bisque Child Doll in Original Folklore Costume 15” (38 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, four porcelain teeth, blonde mohair wig, composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Armand Marseille Germany 390 A 0 ½ M. Comments: Marseille, circa 1910. Value Points: pretty child with original wig is wearing factory-original well-detailed

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13” (33 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, open mouth, porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette human hair, composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 192. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1890. Value Points: very dear child doll with expressive features, original body and body finish. $400/600

185. Pair, Swiss Carved Wooden Dolls by Huggler in Original Costumes 10” (25 cm.) Each is all-wooden depicting young boy and girl, with socket head, carved hair, the girl with short bobbed cut enhanced with braid at each side of face, painted blue upper glancing eyes, thick black eyeliner, closed mouth with gentle smile, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: attributed to Huggler of Brienz, Switzerland, early 20th century. Value Points: the little dolls wear their original factory costumes of Swiss folklore. $400/600


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30” (76 cm.) h. x 16”w. x 12”d. The large wooden two-story house features a steepled roof, attic tower, chimney, lithographed paper cover with printed bricks, woods and other architectural details, and with front porch with railing, set-back porch on second floor, working internal elevator which operates from handwind at the side, hinged front door. The interior has original lithographed wall and floor papers, and each door has original metal handle. Excellent condition, roof paint may be retouched. Germany, Moritz Gottschalk, circa 1890, with rare working elevator features. $1700/2100

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187. German Wooden Toy Fort with Soldiers on Horseback 17” (43 cm.) h. x 19”. w. x 12”d. The wooden fort has textured finish to simulate stone, and various architectural features of the fort, with walkway having hinged moat drop at the entrance gate, towers and walls, and with various soldiers in armor on horseback and various other soldiers. Generally excellent. Germany, circa 1890. $400/600

188. Small German Wooden Toy Fort 13” (33 cm.) h. x 13”w. x 9”d. The wooden toy fort has a wooden wall with towers, drawbridge, and has painted yellow walls, red roof, painted windows and doors. Very good condition. Germany, circa 1890. $300/500

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4 ½” (11 cm.) largest doll. Including a Grodnertal wooden doll with elongated throat, rounded head with sculpted tuck comb, painted tiny facial features, dowel-jointing at shoulders and elbows, hips and knees (front of left foot chipped), in original glass-front box; a trio of three wooden carved “dancing” bristle dolls with painted costumes and hair; and three sliding lid boxes containing five tiny, tiny Grodnertal wooden dolls. Very good/excellent. Mid1800s. $400/600


190. German Wooden Fort with Painted Towers and Buildings 19� (48 cm.) h. x 20�w. x 14�d. A wooden fort with raised base with paper mache covering on the base to simulate grass and rocky ground, has a long entrance path leading to a drawbridge and arched entrance. The grounds of the fort are enclosed by a wooden wall and arranged at

the back are three wooden buildings and towers with painted walls and windows, with painted steeples and towers. Arranged on the tower base are various lead soldiers and horses. The base is designed to hinge open for storage of various components when not in play. Excellent condition. Germany, late 1800s. $500/800

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Schoenhut, circa 1912, their model 105. Value Points: rare model with original painted finish, especially fine sculpting of eyes and bobbed hair with hair bow. $800/1100

193. American Wooden Character Girl, Model 102, with Carved Braids by Schoenhut

191. Complete Set, American Composition Snow White and Seven Dwarfs by Knickerbocker 15” (38 cm.) Snow White, 9”Dwarfs. All-composition Snow White has sculpted and painted short black hair and blue hair bow, painted brown side-glancing eyes, closed mouth, five-piece composition body, original blue velvet and pink organdy gown, undergarments, shoes and socks. Along with complete set of seven Dwarfs, each all-composition with jointed arms, sculpted facial features (depicting the various personalities), white mohair beard, velvet costume including cap with individual name, painted shoes, metal tool, five with original paper hang tags. Condition: very good/excellent, some dustiness of Snow White’s costume and cheek rub. Comments: Knickerbocker, circa 1937, the set was issued to coincide with the premiere of Disney’s first animated film “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”. Value Points: original unplayed with condition, the Dwarfs with wonderfully preserved costumes and accessories, rare to find as a complete set. $1100/1500

16” (41 cm.) Carved wooden socket head, carved hair in centerpart having deeplydefined combmarks and braids that are drawn to the back of her head and captured by a carved pink bow, intagliosculpted large eyes, azure-blue eyes with black pupils and white eyedots, closed mouth with pouting expression, all-wooden spring-jointed body, nicely costumed. Condition: very good, original finish with few paint rubs on hair and upper lip. Marks: (remnants of original Schoenhut label). Comments: Schoenhut, model 102, circa 1912. Value Points: well-defined carving of hair on the rare model with dramatic large eyes. $900/1200

192. American Wooden Girl, Model 105, with Carved Hair and Pink Hair Band by Schoenhut

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16” (41 cm.) Carved wooden head, sculpted bobbed hair with painted pink hair band having defined bow at the back of her head, intagliosculpted blue eyes, white eyedots, feathered brows, closed mouth with very full lips, center accent line on lips, all-wooden-spring-jointed body, wearing antique cotton dress, Schoenhut knit teddy and stockings, leather shoes. Condition: generally excellent, original finish albeit rubs on hair. Marks: Schoenhut Doll Pat. Jan 17th 1911 USA. Comments:

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194. Large German Wooden Dollhouse by Moritz Gottschalk 23” (58 cm.) h. x 27”d. x 22”w. The wooden dollhouse with red painted roof, yellow painted sides with orange and green trim, is designed with open sides, designed to be played with by two children on alternate open sides. The house front has porches on first and second floors, each with an opening front door; and the back of the house features a back door entry. The exterior is trimmed with lattices and shutters at each window. There are four internal large rooms, and a small bathroom with toilet, and a stairway to the second floor. Original finish overall. Germany, Moritz Gottschalk, circa 1910. $1200/1700

195. American Cloth Doll “Kamkins” in Original Sailor Suit 17” (43 cm.) All-cloth doll with swivel head, firmly-pressed and oil-painted facial features, blue eyes, black upper eyeliner, fringed brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, original blonde mohair bobbed wig, stitch-jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent, two tiny cheek complexion rubs. Comments: Kamkins, circa 1930s, the doll was made by American designer Louis Kampes and sold in her boutique in Atlantic City. Value Points: depicting the classic American child of the 1930s, the wonderfully-preserved doll has original painted finish and wig, and is wearing original linen sailor suit and cap, socks and shoes. $800/1100

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197. Petite Brown-Eyed French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Beautiful Antique Costume

196. Rare French Bisque “Paris Bébé” by Danel & Cie with Original Signed Body 27” (69 cm.) Bisque socket head, small blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, delicatelypainted lashes, rose blushed eye shadow, brush-stroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, nice antique costume including mohair coat. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Paris Bébé Tete Dep 12 (incised on head, and with artist checkmarks) Paris Bébé Depose (on torso, with Eiffel Tower symbol). Comments: Danel & Cie, circa 1890. Anatole Danel, foreman at the Jumeau firm, broke away from Jumeau and formed his own company, producing dolls whose remarkable similarity to those of Jumeau inspired a famous infringement lawsuit between the two. Danel & Cie lost, and closed its doors, and as a result few examples of his bébés can be found today. Value Points: rare model with lovely bisque and painting, beautiful original wig, original body and body finish. $3000/4000

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14” (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted dark curly lashes, brushstroked brows with feathered details, accented nostrils and eye corners, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 5 (and artist checkmarks). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1888. Value Points: pretty wide-eyed bébé has beautiful deep eyes, original body and body finish, dainty antique costume, and original Jumeau shoes (missing soles). Value Points: very fine creamy bisque contrasts the large dramatic eyes, beautifully painted features, original body and body finish, antique muslin dress with undergarments, early leather shoes with silk rosettes, straw bonnet with lily of the valley floral clusters. $3200/3800


198. Very Beautiful French Bisque “Incised Depose” Jumeau, Size 11 with Signed Jumeau Shoes 24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head with very plump face, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, roseblushed eyeshadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, pale shaded and outlined lips, impressed dimples in philtrum, chin and at lip corners, separately sculpted pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition

and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Jumeau 11 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1882. Value Points: outstanding quality of bisque with creamy complexion, deeplymodeled features with subtle painting, brilliant eyes, fine original bisque, original body and body finish, antique dress, undergarments, socks, and leather shoes marked “Paris Depose 11” with bee symbol. $4000/5500

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accented nostril, closed mouth with accented lips, pierced ears, original lambswool wig over cork pate, French kid poupée body with square cut collarette, shapely torso and legs, gusset-jointed hips, stitched and separated fingers, lovely silk costume and bonnet, and gold kidskin ankle boots. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: A (head and shoulders). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru, his 1872 deposed model depicting woman with gentle smiling expression, this being the smallest size. Value Points: very dear petite poupée with original body, having especially nice smiling expression. $2200/2800

201. German All-Bisque Bathing Beauty Holding a Rose 4 ½” (11 cm.) One-piece all-bisque figure of seated adult lady bathing beauty, her knees bent, left arm extended across one leg, and right arm extending a single rose, with brunette mohair wig, painted facial features, blue eyes with dramatic black all-around eyeliner, closed mouth. Condition: generally excellent, few tiny flakes on rose. Marks: Germany. Comments: circa 1920; Value Points: beautifully formed bathing beauty lady. $300/500

202. Dainty French Bisque Poupée with Cobalt Blue Eyes and Antique Costume 199. Petite French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Leon Casimir Bru, Size 4 13” (33 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate with modeled bosom and shoulderblades, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with feathered detail, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, slender kid bébé body with kid over wooden upper arms, bisque forearms, Chevrot hinged hips, wooden lower legs. Condition: bisque head and shoulderplate excellent, body original and sturdy except professional restoration to bisque hands. Marks: Bru Jne 4 (head and shoulders). Comments: Bru, circa 1886, Chevrot epoch. Value Points: large brown paperweight eyes beautifully contrast the creamy complexion on the petite cabinet-size Bru bébé. $7500/9500

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10” (25 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead with pale complexion, cobalt blue glass eyes, painted lashes and brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with center accent lips, unpierced ears, blonde mohair wig, kid body with gussetjointing at hips. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 2. Comments: French, circa 1865. Value Points: rare very small size, delicate bisque contrasts the brilliant eyes, wearing antique ivory silk gown, undergarments, leather boots, and woven bonnet with blue silk lining. $800/1100

200. Petite French Bisque Smiling Poupée, Size A, by Leon Casimir Bru

203. Very Beautiful French Bisque Poupée by Jumeau

11” (28 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate, blue glass enamel inset eyes with darker blue outer rims, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, feathered brows,

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feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with accented lips, pierced ears into head, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupée body with gusset-jointing at hips. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Jumeau, circa 1875. Value Points: tiniest size of beautiful poupée, with delicate bisque, fine antique dress and blue silk bonnet, undergarments, shoes. $1100/1400

204. Petite French Bisque Poupée by Emile Jumeau, Size 2 11” (28 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kidedged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes and brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupée body with shapely limbs

and torso, antique day dress, woven bonnet, leather shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 2 (head and shoulders, and original artist checkmarks). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1880. Value Points: rare size with dainty demeanor, excellent bisque. $1100/1300

205. Luxury French Musical Box in Shape of Pianoforte 13” (33 cm.) l. 6”h. The pianoforte shaped box has beautifully applied scenes depicting courtly images, cherubs at play, and garlands and swags, and rests upon an ornate bronze base. The lid of the box opens to a silk padded interior, with compartment at one end which disguises a music box. The music box is wound from the underside, creating a delicate tune. Marked “Modele Depose”. Very good condition. French, circa 1875. $400/600

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composition and wooden fully-jointed body with phonograph disc system in torso that operates from keywind and lever at the back torso, metal sound plate. Condition: generally excellent, mechanism operates albeit sound is blurred as typically found. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau 11 (head) (Lioret signature on the mechanism). Comments: Emile Jumeau, with mechanism of Henri Lioret, circa 1895, the model was introduced as “Bébé Phonographe”. Value Points: an especially pretty model of the musical bébé owns one recording “Marche [illegible]” and wears original flap-front chemise dress designed for easy access to change recordings, and Jumeau shoes signed “Paris Depose 11” with bee symbol. $3000/4000

207. Petite French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau, Size 1, with Signed Shoes

206. French Bisque “Bébé Phonographe” by Emile Jumeau with Lioret Phonograph 25” (64 cm.) Bisque socket head, deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted dark 206 detail curly lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth with outlined lips, row of porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French

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10” (25 cm.) Bisque socket head, bright blue glass paperweight inset eyes, lushly-painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 1 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1888. Value Points:


desirable petite size, the little bébé wears aqua silk dress with lace dress, undergarments, French aqua silk shoes (illegible signature). $4500/5500

208. Petite French Bisque “Depose Jumeau” Incised Mark, Rare Size 1 9” (23 cm.) Bisque socket head, amber brown glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, shaded lips, pierced ears, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists, wearing original muslin chemise and leather shoes marked L.I. Condition: faint old hairline from crown rim into left cheek. Marks: Depose Jumeau 1 (incised, head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1882. Value Points: very rare model in this size, the bébé is in virtually unplayed with condition and has most precious expression. $1800/2300

209. Gorgeous French Bisque Portrait Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Compelling Eyes 14” (36 cm.) Pressed bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve-blushed eyeshadow, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with pale outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight looseball-jointed body with straight wrists, wearing pretty dotted Swiss cotton voile dress with lace tiers, undergarments, stockings, Jumeau leather shoes signed “6 Paris Depose” with bee symbol, watch and fob, and superb woven bonnet. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 6 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1878. Value Points: early period portrait bébé with outstanding quality of bisque and painting of features, especially notable painting of eyeshadow, original body and body finish. $5500/7500

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212. German Bisque Child, 403, by Kammer and Reinhardt with Flapper Style Body and Original Costume 20” (53 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, mohair lashes, painted lashes, short brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, open mouth, four porcelain teeth, brunette human hair, composition and wooden ball-jointed body with above-theknee jointing, side-hip jointing and slender limbs. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 403 Germany 53. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1918. Value Points: pretty flapper-era doll has choice bisque, original body with distinctive shape, original organdy dress with lace trim, undergarments, socks and shoes. $400/600

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210. Cheerful German Bisque Toddler, 126, by Kammer and Reinhardt 24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, painted curly lashes, short feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, two porcelain upper teeth, tongue, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed toddler body with side-hip jointing. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 126 56. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1915. Value Points: excellent sculpting enhanced by rich matte bisque, original wig, toddler body with original finish, antique costume. $500/700

211. Four Mid-Century German Mohair Animals by Steiff 12” (30 cm.) l. dog. Three mohair animals with painted details, including “Foxy”, terrier dog with amber glass eyes, red leather collar, with original silver button, yellow cloth tag and paper label; “Bessy”, cow with glass bead eyes, felt horns, udder and mouth, red leather collar with bell, with original paper label; curly llama with amber eyes, shaved legs and muzzle, with original silver button and label. And with velvet antelope with painted striped legs, fur-edged ears, black bead eyes, silver button and cloth label. Generally excellent. Germany, Steiff, circa 1950s. $400/600

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213. Victorian TableTop Holiday Feather Tree with Ornaments and Wooden Fence 33” (84 cm.) The feather tree is posed on antique tripod cast iron base and is decorated with a generous collection of early glass balls and tinsel. The tree is enclosed by a 19” x 19” traditional wooden fence with gate. Very good/ excellent condition. Circa 1900. $600/900

214. German Bisque Character, 116/A by Kammer and Reinhardt 16” (42 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, painted curly lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, open mouth with shaded and outlined lips, two porcelain upper teeth, tongue, brunette human hair, composition bent limb baby body, nicely costumed. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 116/A 42. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1912. Value Points: delightful smiling character with deeply impressed cheek dimples, fine quality of bisque, original body and body finish. $900/1200

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215. Eleven American Nancy Ann Storybook Dolls in Original Boxes 5” (13 cm.) Each is painted bisque with painted facial features, 0-shaped eyes and mouth, mohair wig, jointed arms and legs, painted shoes, Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Nancy Ann Story Book dolls, circa 1940s, included is Give Me a Lassis; Rain, Rain; Elsie Marley; There was a Maiden; Friday’s Child; Curley Locks; Little Miss Donnet; Sugar and Spice; Cinderella; Summer; and Jennie Set the Table. Value Points: each doll is presented in its original labeled box. $300/500

216. Seven American Painted Bisque Storybook Dolls by Nancy Ann 5” (13 cm.) Each is painted bisque with circleshaped eyes and O-shaped mouth, mohair wig (the two babies with painted hair), including Little Betty Blue with painted black boots; Polly Put the Kettle On; Little Boy Blue; One, Two; and To Market, To Market. Along with Little Miss Pattycake in box, and baby in cradle. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Nancy Ann Storybook Dolls, circa 1940s. Value Points: each is presented in original labeled box (four with catalogs) and is wearing it’s original costume. $300/500

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217. Original Store Display Cabinet for Nancy Ann Story Book Dolls with 29 Dolls 44” (112 cm.) x 24” display case. The wooden cabinet with painted cream finish and a border of painted flowers and vines has a shelved interior and sliding glass doors (not shown), and with paper label on the reverse “Designed and Manufactured Exclusively for Nancy Ann Storybook Dolls, Inc. by Precision Products Co. of Colma, California”. Presented on the shelves are 29 various Nancy Ann Storybook Dolls including Little Miss, Sweet Miss; Little Miss Donnet; Annie at the Garden Gates; Goin’ a Milking; November; October; Schooldays; When Irish Eyes are Smiling; Alice Blue Gown; Rain, Rain Go Away; Over the Hill; One-Two Button my Shoe; Beauty; Bridesmaid; Miss Muffet; Stardust; Wednesday’s Child; and more. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Nancy Ann Storybook Dolls, 1940s. Value Points: rare labeled cabinet with wonderful assortment of the beloved doll. $700/1000

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218. Italian Felt Character Doll, Early Series 110, by Lenci in Original Costume 18” (46 cm.) Felt swivel head with very plump cheeks, painted facial features, large brown side-glancing eyes, painted brown curly upper lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with accent dots, blonde mohair very full wig with bangs, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent, felt wear at right elbow, repair on shoe tip. Comments: Italian, Lenci, circa 1925, earliest version of the 110 series with plumper face. Value Points: the doll wears original green felt dress with cream accents trimmed with padded yellow felt flower and stem, matching padded felt flower in her hair, undergarments, knit socks, green felt shoes. $1100/1400

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9” (23 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, large brown side-glancing googly eyes, painted upper lashes, high brows, accented nostrils, “O”-shaped mouth, carrot-red mohair wig, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Lenci (cloth and paper labels). Comments: Lenci, circa 1933. Value Points: pristine vibrant condition, with red polka dot dress and black shawl, wooden sandals with red felt ties, undergarments, and carrying a little wooden piglet, with original store label from Marshall Fields (price tag of $5.50). $600/900


220. Rare Italian Felt Character Doll, Series 100, as Tyrolean Mountain Hiker, by Lenci 19” (48 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, side-glancing brown eyes with decorative glaze, painted curly upper lashes, dark eye shadow, glazed lower lips, brunette mohair curly wig, jointing at hips and shoulders. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 100/131 (silver foil tag). Comments: Lenci, Italian, circa 1931. Value Points: extremely rare model, the doll wears pristine original felt costume of mountain hiker, with green felt jacket, brown felt trousers with green cuffs, leather shoes, gloves and holding a wooden walking stick and colorful felt flowers. $1800/2500

222, 223. Condition: generally excellent, light fading. Comments: Italian, Lenci, circa 1933, Series 80. Value Points: dear little fellow wears original teal blue felt romper suit and shoes. $500/800

222. Italian Felt Character Girl, Series 110, in Colorful Romper Suit by Lenci

221. Italian Felt Character, Series 80, by Lenci in Original Romper Suit 14” (36 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, painted brown side-glancing eyes, painted curly upper lashes, grey eyeshadow, arched brows, closed mouth, coral shaded lower lip, brunette mohair sideparted wig, jointing at shoulders and hips.

18” (46 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, brown side-glancing eyes, grey eye shadow, painted curly upper lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with glazed lower lip, brunette mohair bobbed wig, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: very good/excellent, light fading. Comments: Lenci, series 110, circa 1929, model 69, the costume was available in color variations. Value Points: wonderful fashionable ensemble including teal green felt romper pants, cap and bodice, with pale yellow smock trimmed with applique oranges and stems is worn by the charming wistful faced child. $900/1300

223. Italian Felt Character Girl, Series 110, in Original Costume 18” (46 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and painted facial features, brown side-glancing eyes, grey eyeshadow, fringed upper lashes, narrow feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, coral lower lip with accent dots, brunette mohair wig, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Italian, Lenci, series 110, circa 1927. Value Points: the wistful faced girl has beautiful ringlet curls, wears original dress with pink felt bodice and pale pink organdy skirt with four tiers of ruffles edged with scalloped pink felt, pink felt bonnets and shoes. $800/1100

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225. Early French Bisque Bébé with Incised Depose Mark, by Emile Jumeau with Gilt Lettered Jumeau Shoes

224. Outstanding French “Toilette” in Original Presentation Box for Large Bébé 18” (46 cm.) x 13” box. The wooden box is covered with beautifully lithographed papers, the label “Toilette” on the lid, and hinges open to reveal an exceptionally well-fitted interior containing a toilette set and accessories suitable for a large doll, including porcelain wash bowl and pitcher with rose edging and floral decorations, and with a pair of matching lidded boxes, small bowl, and jar with lid, along with wrapped soaps, comb and brush set, various colognes, ribbon-trimmed towels and other accessories. A mirror is centered on the inside lid, framed by ribbon-trimmed lace. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: French, circa 1880. Value Points: perfectly-preserved luxury French doll accessory; few examples of this luxury and fine originality can be found today. $1200/1800

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14” (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, dark eyeliner, brushstroked brows, rose-blushed eye shadow, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight loose-balljointed body with straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose 5 (incised, and artist checkmarks) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: rare model by Jumeau with endearing expression, original body and body finish, wearing lovely antique lace and batiste dress, undergarments, rose knit socks, rose silk shoes with gilt lettering “Bébé Jumeau Med d’Or Paris Depose” and incised “6”. $2800/3700

226. French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Dark Brown Eyes, Size 10 and Original Signed Jumeau Shoes 22” (56 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, lushly-painted lashes, rose-blushed eyeshadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and accented lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair wig, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, wearing pretty antique rose dress, undergarments, ruffled lace bonnet, socks, and shoes signed


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“Paris Bébé 10” with bee symbol. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 10 (and artist checkmarks, on head) Bébé Jumeau Bte SGDG Depose (torso). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1888. Value Points: lovely creamy bisque, original body and body finish, original signed shoes. $2700/3500

227. French Bisque Bébé Jumeau, Size 12, with Original Signed Body and Unusual Hazel Paperweight Eyes 27” (69 cm.) Bisque socket head, large hazel-brown glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted dark lashes, rose-blushed eyeshadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth, richly-painted outlined lips with bow-shaped upper lip, pierced ears, brunette human hair over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau Bte SGDG 12 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1888. Value Points: especially beautiful color of eyes on the creamy-complexioned

bébé, richly painted lips, original body and body finish, fine antique costume. $2800/3800

228. Wonderful All-Original French Pull-Toy “Little Girl with Dog Cart” 23” (58 cm.) overall length. 10”h. doll. A bisque-headed doll with blue glass eyes, open mouth, four porcelain teeth, blonde mohair wig, wooden hands and legs is seated upon a wooden two-wheeled dog cart with original red and gold painted finish. The cart is pulled by a paper mache dog with luxurious fleecy mohair “fur”, amber glass eyes, and red saddle and collar, and the entire toy is arranged upon a wheeled wooden base; when the base is pulled along, the doll pulls the reins back and forth as though urging the dog along. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S&H 1010 (doll). Comments: for the French market, circa 1890. Value Points: a wonderful luxury toy in perfectly-preserved condition, the little girl wearing her original silk dress with matching bonnet. $3000/4000

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229. Collection of German Composition Soldiers by Lineol with Accessories and Bunker 12” (30 cm.) x 8” bunker. Including 28 various soldiers in green uniforms performing a variety of different activities, including communication; along with two soldiers bathing, three mountain soldiers in white uniforms, seven seated soldiers on horseback, and two seated solders in painted tinplate two-wheeled cart being pulled by a team of horses with one rider. Along with a ground-textured bunker with log door, and with three guard booths each with guard.The bases of the standing soldiers are marked Lineol Germany. Very good/ excellent condition. Germany, Lineol, circa 1930s. $600/900

230. Collection of German Miniature Soldiers by Elastolin, and Accessories 0” (0 cm.) Including 22 white-uniformed mountain troops in a variety of activities including bearing flag, along with five green-uniformed soldiers of which two climbing utility poles, one with radio, one on skis, and with painted tin light, and with five wooden guard booths, each with uniformed soldier. Very good to excellent. The standing soldiers are each marked Elastolin on base. Germany, circa 1930s. $600/900

229. Collection of German Composition Soldiers by Lineol with Accessories and Bunker 12” (30 cm.) x 8” bunker. Including 28 various soldiers in green uniforms performing a variety of different activities, including communication; along with two soldiers bathing, three mountain soldiers in white uniforms, seven seated soldiers on horseback, and two seated solders in painted tinplate twowheeled cart being pulled by a team of horses with one rider. Along with a ground-textured bunker with log door, and with three guard booths each with guard. The bases of the standing soldiers are marked Lineol Germany. Very good/excellent condition. Germany, Lineol, circa 1930s. $600/900

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230. Collection of German Miniature Soldiers by Elastolin, and Accessories 3� (7 cm.) soldiers. Including 22 white-uniformed mountain troops in a variety of activities including bearing flag, along with five greenuniformed soldiers of which two climbing utility poles, one with radio, one on skis, and with painted tin light, and with five wooden guard booths, each with uniformed soldier. Very good to excellent. The standing soldiers are each marked Elastolin on base. Germany, circa 1930s. $600/900

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231. An Exceptional Collection of German Elastolin and Tin Soldiers, Equipment and Accessories by Elastolin 3� (7 cm.) soldiers. Including 16 seated soldiers astride horses (the

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horses in various poses and with distinctively painted saddles). Along with three double teams of horses pulling tin carts or supply wagons. And with a camouflage raft with two oarsmen, a dingy with six


oarsmen, eight various cannon, tank, and two motorcycles with riders. The standing bases are marked Elastolin. Very good/excellent condition. Germany, 1930s. $1200/1600

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233. French Bisque Mystery Character Doll in Wonderful Antique Costume 232. Rare French Bisque Bébé “Mon Tresor” by Henri Rostal 30” (76 cm.) Bisque socket head, large blue glass inset eyes with spiral threading and darker blue outer rims, thick dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, wheat blonde human hair hand-tied wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 33 Mon Tresor 12 (head) France (body). Comments: Henri Rostal, circa 1914, who registered the trade name “Mon Tresor” on June 27 of that year; the outbreak of WWI just 37 days later likely influenced the short lived production of that doll. Value Points: rare doll with very beautiful eyes and expression, original body and body finish, beautiful antique costume. $1200/1600

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20” (51 cm.) Bisque socket head, small blue glass inset eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with feathered detail, accented nostrils, closed mouth with suggestion of teeth, brunette human hair wig, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: French, circa 1915, the maker remains a mystery although the doll was likely inspired by the French artist doll movement of the post-WWI era which presented dolls such as those of Marque, Van Rozen, and Poulbot. Value Points: rare doll with great characterization and bisque, original body and body finish, wonderful antique costume and bonnet. $1200/1500


235. sound holes, Sonneberg composition and wooden limbs. Condition: bisque and body excellent, phonograph mechanism appears complete but uncertain if working. Marks: 224 12. Comments: the American inventor, Thomas Edison, presented his phonograph about 1890, and to inspire its widespread use, he encouraged its use in a wide myriad of objects; a “talking doll” was one of these objects and for that purpose Edison used German bisque doll heads and limbs; in this present case, a bisque head by Bahr and Proschild. Yet while the phonograph machine succeeded, the Edison phonograph doll failed after six months, and few were ever made. Value Points: extremely rare doll with complete Edison mechanism. $2000/2800

234. German Bisque Doll with Extremely Rare Edison Phonograph Mechanism

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22” (56 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, rose-blushed eyeshadow, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, slightly-parted lips, row of porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette human hair wig, metal torso with pierced

235. French Bisque “Eden Bébé” with Deposed Mark and Highly-Characterized Expression 24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head, dark blue glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, dark eyeliner, brushstroked and feathered brows with decorative glaze, accented eye corners and nostrils, open mouth, shaded and outlined lips, row of porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, antique cotton dress, undergarments. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Eden Bébé Paris 11 Depose. Comments: Fleischmann & Blodel, circa 1900. Value Points: bright-eyed child with highly-characterized expression, finest gleaming complexion and painted features, original body and body finish. $1200/1500

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236. German Bisque “Mein Liebling”, Model 117, by Kammer and Reinhardt 15” (39 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, outlined lips with center accent line, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, nicely costumed. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 117 39. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1912. Value Points: very desirable size of the dear gentle-faced child, having beautiful dewy complexion, original body and body finish. $2800/3500

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237. French Toy Piano with Lithographed Paper Tune 9” (23 cm.) h. 11” w. The upright piano has lithographed rosewood finish, eight working keys, ebony black carved columns, ormolu candlesticks, hinged lid to reveal a lithographed paper tune label. Generally excellent. French, circa 1885. $300/500

238. Rare German Bisque Smiling Character, 203, by Kestner with Impressed Dimples 17” (43 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, incised eyeliner, short feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with shy smile, outlined lips, four sculpted


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240. teeth, brunette mohair wig over plaster pate, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 203. Comments: Kestner, circa 1910. Value Points: rare model with wonderful detail of impressed dimples, laughter crinkles at the eye corners, choice bisque, original body and body finish, antique costume, comprising dress, bonnet, undergarments, shoes and socks. $2800/3500

239. Rare German Bisque Character, 149, by Hertel and Schwab with Closed Mouth 14� (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, small brown glass sleep eyes, painted curly lashes, incised eyeliner, feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 2060 149 1. Comments: Hertel and Schwab for Bahr and Proschild, circa 1912. Value Points: rare model with most endearing expression, original body and body finish, fine quality of bisque and painting. $1700/2500

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15� (38 cm.) Bisque socket head, small blue glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, short feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, closed mouth with center accent line, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body with original rubber hands. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K&H (in banner) 549 Germany. Comments: Kley and Hahn, circa 1912. Value Points: rare model with deeply-impressed dimples in cheeks and chin, wonderful antique costume. $1200/1600

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241. German Bisque Art Character, 101, by Kammer and Reinhardt in Original Folklore Costume with Labeled Shoes 16” (41 cm.) Bisque socket head, painted facial features, heavy upper eyelids with thick black upper eyeliner, painted blue eyes, one stroke tapered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with very full lips, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden balljointed body. Condition: one piece break and reglue at low back neck socket with over-paint, otherwise excellent and fine unplayed with condition. Marks: K*R 101. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1910, “Marie” from their art character series. Value Points: beautiful modeling and bisque, original mohair wig with long braids, original body and body finish, and wearing original Swiss folklore costume including cap and shoes with Geneva doll shop label. $1200/1600

242. German Bisque Character, 101, “Marie” with Rare Solid Dome by Kammer and Reinhardt 12” (30 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head, small blue downcast eyes, black upper eyeliner, short stroke brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with very full lips,

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brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden balljointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R 101 30. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1910, their art character model marketed as “Marie”. Value Points: rare variation of the pensive-faced character, original body and body finish, antique knit costume, red woolen stockings, red leather shoes. $1100/1600

243. German Bisque “Helmet Googly” by Max Handwerck 12” (30 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head with sculpted green military helmet above brown painted hair, blue glass side-glancing googly


eyes, painted short lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, slightly parted lips in beaming smile, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Dep Elite D 1. Comments: Max Handwerck, from his series of helmet googlies, circa 1918. Value Points: rare model with wonderful expression, impressed cheek dimples, helmet, finial and embossed eagle design, flannel suit, shoes, socks. $1200/1600

244. German Bisque Character “Whistling Jim” by Gebruder Heubach in Original Costume 11” (28 cm.) Solid domed bisque flanged head, sculpted blonde hair in short boyish fashion, intaglio blue rightside-glancing eyes with white eyedots, black upper eyeliner, short stroke brows, rounded nose, closed mouth with drilled “O” hole, original muslin body with bellows in torso, composition lower arms and legs, striped romper suit. Condition: generally excellent, whistling bellows not working. Marks: 8774 Heubach (in square) Germany. Comments: Gebruder Heubach, circa 1912, the doll was marketed in America as “Whistling Jim”. Value Points: charming fellow whose side-glancing eyes and puckered mouth wonderfully depict the whistling expression. $600/900

245. German Bisque Dimpled Character, 116, with Rare Sculpted Hair by Kammer and Reinhardt 15” (38 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head with brown sculpted hair, blue glass sleep eyes, painted curly lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth modeled as though open with laughing

245. expression on the shaded and outlined lips, composition and wooden ball-jointed toddler body, antique costume including double-breasted velvet jacket. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: K*R Simon & Halbig 116 39. Comments: Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1912. Value Points: very rare modeled-hair version of the 116 model, has finest quality of bisque and painting, original body and body finish. $1200/1600

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247. 19th Century Walnut Cradle for “Annie” with Provenance 16” (41 cm.) l. x 13”h. The mahogany cradle has fancy spindles, carved rockers, carved finials and a head board with gilt stenciled name “Annie”, and is fitted with pique bed cover, ruffled 247 detail pillow upon which is lying a doll dress. A note attached to the bed reads “mahogany bed was owned and made for H.R.H. Queen Eugenie. The bed was given to Dora Chandler of Wokingham in 1902 by a Miss Emma Bundle who was on the staff at Windsor Castle. C. 1856. Excellent condition. $300/500

248. Three Victorian Silver Rattles with Bells 6” (15 cm.) largest. Each is of richly embossed silver with attached bells, and having whistle tips and bone or motherof-pearl handles. Generally excellent. Mid1800s. $500/800

246. Early English Wooden Doll with Enamel Eyes 19” (48 cm.) One-piece carved wooden head and torso with “bedpost” shaped head, flat-back torso, carved nose, elongated throat, almond-shaped black enamel eyes, painted complexion, tiny “dot” eyeliner and brows, closed mouth, blushed cheek dots, brunette hand-tied human hair wig, cloth upper arms, blue kidskin arms with stitched and separated fingers, crude legs with simple jointing (knee joints unmoving). Condition: generally excellent but as noted. Comments: English, circa 1790. Value Points: wellpreserved original complexion, hair, and wearing original gown with matching turban. $2500/3500

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249. Early Continental Carved Wooden Woman with Child 17” (43 cm.) Carved wooden lady with one-piece figure of slender-bodied woman with oval face and elongated throat, her head tilted forward, sculpted brown hair with deeply combmarked hair brushed smoothly over her ears and captured in a looped chignon at the back of her head, sculpted facial features, very heavy eyelids, downgazing eyes, closed mouth, pin-jointed shoulders, wrapped stiffened linen skirt, sculpted sandals, individually sculpted fingers and toes, a small carved wooden baby held in right hand (left arm missing), Condition: generally excellent but as noted. Comments: Continental, early 1800s. Value Points: superb detailing of facial and hair carving, wonderful face of little baby. $800/1200

250. Late 18th Century Carved Wooden Gentleman Doll with Fully-Articulated Wooden Body 27” (69 cm.) Carved wooden socket head with angular face and deeplysculpted features, blue eyes, aquiline nose, firmly-set lips of closed mouth, defined ears, human hair inset into scalp, long slender wooden body with ball-jointed waist, dowel-articulated at shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, knees and ankles, separately-carved fingers. Condition: generally excellent, original finish with some scuffing. Comments: Continental, late 18th century, the distinctive body style was later adapted by Leon Casimir Bru for his deposed wooden poupée body. Value Points: rare early model with compelling presence, handsome visage, rare hair style, elaborate articulation of body, and wearing early silk costume including embroidered vest. $2500/3500

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251. Pair of Exhibition Size Native American Dolls “Skookums” by Mary McAboy 36” (91 cm.) Each has paper mache head with highly characterized features, sienna tinted complexion, painted side-glancing eyes, black painted brows, aquiline nose, closed mouth, black mohair wig, costume-wrapped strawfitted body with enclosed arms. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Skookums, the trade-named portrait dolls of Native American people, created and designed by Mary McAboy, circa 1925; the dolls were designed in various sizes and styles, representing various tribes. Value Points: very rare grand Exhibition-sized pair of man and woman along with little child, each with elaborate original costumes and accessories. $1100/1500

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252. Pair of Exhibition Size Native American Dolls “Skookums” by Mary McAboy 36” (91 cm.) Similar to the preceding lot, with variations of painted expression and variations of costume, each has paper mache head with highly characterized features, sienna tinted complexion, painted side-glancing eyes, black painted brows, aquiline nose, closed mouth, black mohair wig, costume-wrapped strawfitted body with enclosed arms. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Skookums, by Mary McAboy, circa 1925. Value Points: very rare grand Exhibitionsized pair of man and woman along with little child, each with elaborate original costumes and accessories. $1100/1500

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253. Collection of German Composition Figures and Accessories of Native Americans by Elastolin 6� (15 cm.) l. tents. Of hard composition with modeled details and hand-painted details, the scene includes five various tents, two totem poles, wooden canoe with two paddling riders, one ground fire pit, one fire pit with hanging posts and pot, two roasting fires with hanging spits, three riders on horseback (one with bow and arrow, two with lassos), and 21 additional native Americans in elaborate costumes, including women, warriors, dancers, chief, and more (each different). Excellent condition. Many signed Elastolin. Germany, 1930s. $600/900

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254. Collection of German Composition Figures of “Cowboys and Indians” with Accessories by Elastolin 10” (25 cm.) l. wagon and team. The collection is centered by a log fort and walls, with flagpole and flag, and with two figures of Conestoga wagons on base (marked Elastolin). Included are a plenitude of hard composition figures with sculpted detail of faces, poses and costumes, of which 17 standing or sitting cowboys (two tied to posts), four cowboys on horseback, one double figure of cowboy and Indian wrestling, five Indians on horseback, 15 Indians in various poses, two roasting pits, and a tinplate Conestoga wagon with double team of horses (stamped Germany). Excellent condition. Germany, Elastolin, circa 1930s. $800/1200

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255. Collection of Miniature Toy Rifles in Presentation Frame 14” (36 cm.) x 11” frame. 2”-7” l. rifles. Presented within the oval glass window of an ornate frame is a collection of six miniature rifles, with wooden frames and cast iron works, achieved with quite remarkable detailing. Excellent condition. Early 20th century. $300/500

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256. Collection of Miniature Pen Knives and Accessories in Framed Arrangement 14” (36 cm.) x 11”. The ornate frame with oval glass-fronted window displays a collection of miniature accessories including 11 pen knives with a variety of handles, corkscrew, saw, lock and key, and more. Early 20th century. $600/800

257. American Folk Art Walnut-Head Doll 9” (23 cm.) Walnut shell head with carved detail of nose has painted black complexion, painted eyes and mouth with wide beaming smile and double row of teeth, wrapped armature body, cotton dress and bonnet, carrying valise. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: American, circa 1890. Value Points: American, circa 1890, the folk art doll is well-preserved, has captivating expression, and is presented under original glass dome. $500/800

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258. Collection of German Composition Animals by Elastolin 6 ½� (17 cm.) l. elephant. Each of 25 hard composition material, with remarkably well-defined musculature, skin or fur of various animals, including elephant, single-hump camel, double-hump camel, giraffe,

rhinoceros, moose, hippopotamus, ostrich, tiger, panther, gorilla, leopard, sea lion, female sea lion, elk, peacock with spread feathers, peacock with feather tail, walrus, alligator, lion, deer, pig, aardvark, llama, and warthog. Excellent condition. Germany, Elastolin, circa 1930s. $600/800

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259. English Polar Bear and Cub, Ivy and Bramus, by Dean’s Rag 18” (46 cm.) Standing on back haunches, the firmly-stuffed white mohair polar bear with uplifted head has amber eyes, embroidered nose, tiny stitched ears, black embroidered claws. Along with little polar bear cub of short mohair with flat face, embroidered nose and mouth, posed seated with felt paw pads. Each has original Dean’s Rag label on body. The bears, named Ivy and Bramus, were made to commemorate the birth of the London Zoo’s first baby polar bear. Dean’s Rag, England, circa 1850. $400/600

260. American Composition “McGuffey Ana” by Madame Alexander 19” (48 cm.) All-composition with socket head, sleep eyes, painted lower lashes, real lashes, dark eyeshadow, blonde human hair with curly bangs and braids, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent, eyes faded. Marks: Madame Alexander Princess Elizabeth (head) Alexander McGuffey Ana (cloth tag on costume). Comments: Alexander, circa 1937. Value Points: wearing original red polka dot dress with rick-rack trim, red ankle boots, undergarments, straw bonnet with berries, and with original “I am McGuffey Ana” wrist tag. $300/500

261. Set, American Composition Dionne Quintuplets in Original Swing by Madame Alexander, with Unusual Photograph Pins 8” (20 cm.) Each is all-composition doll with socket head, mohair wig, painted sideglancing eyes, closed mouth, five piece baby body, and wearing original flowered romper set with bonnets and brass name tags. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Dionne Alexander (dolls and costumes). Comments: Madame Alexander, portrait dolls of the celebrity Dionne Quintuplets, circa 1935. Value Points: the dolls are presented in their original wooden swing

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with name plate on the front bar, and a striped canvas shade, each with tagged costume, and having added vintage celluloid button depicting the child. $800/1100

262. American Composition Portrait Doll of Shirley Temple by Ideal 11” (28 cm.) Composition socket head, sleep eyes, painted features, dark eye shadow, feathered brows, open mouth with smiling expression, row of teeth, impressed dimples in cheeks, blonde mohair wig with ringlet curls, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 11 Shirley Temple Ideal. Comments: Ideal, circa 1935, portrait doll of the child film star. Value Points: rare 11” size model, beautifully-preserved condition including soft curls, original polka dot dress with original label, undergarments, socks and shoes. $400/600

263. American Composition Portrait Doll of Shirley Temple by Ideal, with Trunk and Costumes 16” (41 cm.) All composition with socket head, green sleep eyes, mohair lashes, painted lower lashes, feathered brows, open mouth, row of teeth, dimpled cheeks, blonde mohair ringlet


261. curls, jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent, eyes faded. Marks: Shirley Temple 16. Comments: Ideal, circa 1935, portrait doll of the child film star. Value Points: the doll wears original silk crepe lingerie with Shirley Temple tag, and is presented with her original trunk in very fine condition, and with two additional labeled dresses, and with a child’s dress with Shirley Temple label. $600/800 262.

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265. Rare Early German Bisque Doll, Model 938, by Alt, Beck and Gottschalk 14” (36 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass inset eyes with spiral threading, dark eyeliner, painted curly lashes, feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with primly-set lips,

264. Sonneberg Bisque Child Doll in the French Look-Alike Manner 11” (28 cm.) Solid domed bisque head, amber brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth, pale outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde lambswool wig, composition body with jointing at shoulders and hips, shapely legs, painted lower legs and one-strap shoes, wearing antique French style dress, undergarments. Condition: generally excellent, repainting on left stocking and shoe. Marks: 4. Comments: Sonneberg, circa 1885, the doll was designed to capture the market of the popular French bébé. Value Points: beautiful doll in the look-alike French manner has finest bisque and painting, rare original body, original French-like dress. $800/1100

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un-pierced ears, blonde mohair wig, Sonneberg composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 938 #7 (impressed mark on edge of crown rim). Comments: Alt, Beck and Gottschalk, circa 1882. Value Points: rare model with most endearing expression, original body and body finish, lovely bisque, original wig, antique costume. $1100/1400

266. Sonneberg Bisque Doll with Closed Mouth in the French Look-Alike Manner 13” (33 cm.) Bisque socket head with flattened solid dome, brown glass inset eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows,

269. accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Sonneberg, circa 1888, the model closely resembles the French bébés of the era whose market it attempted to capture. Value Points: especially beautiful face with delicate blushing on cheeks, chin and eye lids, softly-shaped lips and nostrils. $900/1300

268. English Mahogany Doll-Sized Trumeau Mirror 15” (38 cm.) The narrow mahogany-framed trumeau mirror features a lithographed image of 18th centurystyle woman in the upper section, and a long narrow mirror below. Generally excellent. Early 1900s in the early 1800s’s manner. $200/400

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16” (41 cm.) x 13” More than forty miniature figures of animals in various materials including pewter, bronze, and wood are presented in amusing depictions, many humanized with costuming or human activities, with hand-painted detail. Generally excellent. A wonderful collection of animal miniaturia. Later 19th/early 20th century. $500/800

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side to side and then nods toward the bottle which he appears to lift to his lips for a drink; his left arm moves forward and back and music plays. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Depose Tete Jumeau (and artist checkmarks). Comments: French, circa 1890, Roullet et Decamps. Value Points: charming automaton in beautiful presentation, with wellfunctioning amusing motions and fine music. $4500/6500

271. Collection of Six Miniature Toy Musical Instruments 7 ½” (19 cm.) Comprising violins, guitars, and mandolins, the instruments having beautifully-crafted shapes with shell, mother of pearl and bone accents. Very good/excellent. Late 1800s. $500/800

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270. French Musical Automaton “The Happy Chef ” by Roullet et Decamps 18” (46 cm.) Standing upon a velvet-covered base is a bisque head doll with brown glass paperweight eyes, lushly painted lashes, brushstroked brows, rose-blushed eye shadow, closed mouth, pierced ears, auburn mohair wig, carton torso and legs, wire upper arms, bisque forearms, in vintage silk and velvet costume depicting a chef, holding a wine bottle in one hand and a copper pan in the other. When wound, he turns head

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272. 19th Century Paper Mache Toy Food on Porcelain Plates 4” (10 cm.) l. platter. Ten porcelain plates with gold and green edging are laden with a bounty of “foods” including fish, ham, chops, turkey, cake, and more. Generally excellent. Circa 1880. $300/500

273. Gorgeous French Bisque Portrait Poupée by Pierre-François Jumeau with Signed “J” Slippers 22” (56 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve-blushed eye shadow, feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined shaded lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French kid poupée body with gussetjointing at hips, knees and elbows, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 6 (head and shoulderplate). Comments: Pierre-François Jumeau, circa 1875. Value Points: exceptional beauty of the portrait poupée is enhanced by her fine state of preservation, very sturdy original body, original wig, and beautiful antique silk gown, undergarments, hat, kidskin slippers impressed “J”. $3500/4500

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276. 19th Century French Parlor Ensemble for Small Bébés and Poupées 7” (18 cm.) h. chairs. With wooden frames and carved ebony legs, and having rose silk upholstery with gold tufting, braid trim with silk fringe, and hand-painted detail of flowers on the table top. Included is parlor table, settee, two arm chairs, and four side chairs. Generally excellent. French, circa 1880. $800/1100

277. Petite French Bisque Bébé Phenix Star by Steiner 10” (25 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass inset eyes, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with feathered detail, accented eye corners and nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, brunette mohair wig, French composition body with jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Modele (red stamp) *81 (incised, head) Bébé Le Parisien (torso). Comments: Steiner, circa 1895. Value Points: petite bébé with original signed body. $900/1300

274. Late 19th Century Oil Painting Depicting a French Bébé and Her Toy Dog 35” (89 cm.) x 30” framed. In richly carved gilded frame is an oil on canvas depicting a French bébé in luxurious dress with lace trim, and fancy bonnet, standing alongside a toy poodle. Excellent condition, canvas has been restretched. Signed by the artist, Eugene Gerin. French, late 19th century. $1800/2500

275. Early French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Emile Jumeau 15” (38 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, rose-blushed eye shadow, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined shaded lips, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight loose-ball-jointed body with straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 7 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: sweet shy-faced bébé with entrancing brown eyes has lovely bisque and painting, original body and body finish, antique dress, cap, undergarments, socks and shoes. $3200/4500

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278. French Paper Mache Mechanical Toy, “Lady with Bouquet” Attributed to Theroude

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11” (28 cm.) Arranged upon a painted tin metal platform with three spoked wheels is a paper mache doll with swivel head, enamel eyes, nicely painted features, slightly parted lips, double row of teeth, blonde mohair wig, paper mache torso and legs, kid arms with separated fingers, wearing original aqua silk dress, and carrying a small bouquet of flowers. When wound, the wheeled hidden platform glides forward and in circles, while the girl turns her head briskly from side to side and moves her arms up and down. Condition: generally excellent, mechanism functions well, (non-original) key included. Comments: attributed to Theroude, Paris, circa 1850. Value Points: amusing toy is well-preserved with beautiful complexion and fine sturdy body, functioning vigorously. $2500/3700

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d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: sweet shy-faced bébé with entrancing brown eyes has lovely bisque and painting, original body and body finish, antique dress, cap, undergarments, socks and shoes. $3200/4500

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280. French Mahogany Cabinet with Enamel Porcelain Medallions

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18” (46 cm.) The mahogany cabinet has glass sides and shelving, and a beveled glass front door, arched crest and fancilycarved apron, and is trimmed with bronze mounts and trim, key hole (key included) and two porcelain medallions depicting romantic scenes in the 18th century manner. Generally excellent. French, late 19th century. $500/800

281. French Child’s Stationery Set in Luxury Box 10” (25 cm.) x 8”. Styled as a slanttop desk, the box is covered with pale blue paper with gilt striping, oval center medallion scene, and hinges open to reveal the original tied-in set of luxury stationery and envelopes, and with a pencil box at the top which opens to reveal bone-handled writing tools, seal, and letter opener, and with little envelope stickers. Excellent, perfectly preserved condition of the luxury presentation. French, circa 1875. $300/500

279. Early French Bisque BrownEyed Bébé by Emile Jumeau 15” (38 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, rose-blushed eye shadow, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined shaded lips, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight loose-ball-jointed body with straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 7 (head) Jumeau Medaille

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282. Pair of Very Beautiful Early French Portrait Bébés by Emile Jumeau 14” (36 cm.) Each has pressed bisque socket head, very pale complexion, very wide eye sockets with brown glass enamel inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, mauve-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth, shaded and outlined lips, pierced ears, mohair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden eight-loose-ball-jointed body

with straight wrists, (frail silk costume in the French style included with each). Condition: brunette bébé is excellent, blonde bébé has old hairline from crown rim to just above the right brow and worn toes, original body and body finish on each (flake on upper arm of brunette). Marks: 2/0 (head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1878, early period luxury bébés by that firm. Value Points: outstanding beauty of the twin dolls, with most delicate blushing on the very pale complexioned bébés. $6000/8500

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lips, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: French, circa 1885, attributed to Maison Bru. Value Points: finest bisque, complexion, and painting of features; the milliner model head is displaying a pristine bonnet of the era, with accordion-pleated wide brim lined with coral crepe de chine, with lavish coral satin bows on the back side, and with milliner’s label “Importers Stern Bro’s West 23rd New York” on the inside lining. $2500/3500

284. Four German Porcelain Half Dolls 4” (10 cm.) h. lady with fan. Each is waist-up porcelain figure of lady with sculpted hair, facial features, costumes and accessories, including nude lady with left arm modeled away and right hand holding a fan modestly in front of her bodice; girl with Dutch cap extending her arms with a daisy held in her arms; small flapper lady with painted mask; and lady with wide-brimmed bonnet, fancily-painted bodice, sculpted gloves and necklace, and with original lace-covered pincushion base. Generally excellent. Germany, circa 1915. $300/400

283. French Bisque Milliner Model Attributed to Bru, with Labeled Silk Bonnet 9” (23 cm.) h. head. Bisque head with flat-cut neck socket designed to display flat on shelf or accommodate to mannequin body, has heartshaped face, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eye shadow, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with beautifully-shaped shaded and outlined 283 label

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285. French Bisque Bébé in Original Costume from Prestige Parisian Shop of Au Nain Bleu 18” (46 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, mohair 285 label lashes, painted lower lashes, lightly feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, four teeth, auburn mohair wig, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with working crier. Condition: generally excellent,

one baby finger broken. Marks: Unis France 17 140 301 (head) Au Nain Bleu Paris...(label on torso and costume). Comments: SFBJ, Unis France epoch, circa 1925. Value Points: in fine unplayed with condition, the doll wears her original lavish gown, undergarments and bonnet, with teething ring; both the gown and the doll bearing original labels from the prestige 19th century Parisian doll shop of Au Nain Bleu. $1100/1500

286. French Doll-sized Woven Sewing Basket 14” (36 cm.) An elaborately woven sewing basket with hinged lid, aqua silk ribbon trim, and painted blue banding, has a bail handle, and is posed upon four legs with a six-sided shelf near the base. Generally excellent. French, circa 1890. $300/500

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288. Pair, Early 20th Century Bronze Lamps Depicting Nude Women 6” (15 cm.) h. of women. Of bronze with fine rubbed finish, the matching lamp bases depict a woman with head tilted backward and arms outstretched with joined hands, with original brass lamp attachment (no shades). Generally excellent. Early 20th century. $400/500

289. French Woven Doll Bonnet with Brown Velvet Trim 4” (10 cm.) inside head diam. An intricately woven straw bonnet with straw curlicues and braid is designed to fit as a cap at the back of head, and has brown velvet ruffles forming an inside ruffle, and elaborately draped brown velvet ribbons and streamers at the outside back. Excellent condition. French, circa 1880. $300/500

290. French Kidskin Gloves and Woolen Gaiters for Poupées 4” (10 cm.) l. gaiters. Including two pairs of kidskin elbow-length gloves (one pair is brown with cream stitching), and a pair of wool serge gaiters with a blue stripe and six buttonholes, leather foot straps. Excellent condition. French, circa 1875. $300/500

287. French Doll-Sized Marquetry Art Nouveau Table with Gallé Signature 15” (38 cm.) h. 14”l. The wooden two-tier table features inlaid 287 detail marquetry of various exotic woods on the top with a carved banded edging, above a lower tray with shaped edging, and with a bottom panel with intricate leafy carvings. The name “Gallé” is inlaid on the table surface. Generally excellent. French, Gallé, circa 1915. $1800/2800

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291. French Bisque Poupée by Gaultier with Elegant Antique Black Costume 18” (46 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupée body with gussetjointing at elbows, hips and knees. Condition: generally excellent, few flakes at pierced ear holes, some kidwear at lower arms/fingers. Comments: 4 (head and shoulders) F.G. (shoulders). Comments: Gaultier, circa 1875. Value Points: very beautiful black silk gown with patterned dots, black velvet bows and lace, undergarments, stockings, shoes, bonnet. $1800/2300

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293. Large German Bisque Child Doll, 214, by Kestner with Excelsior Body 32” (81 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: m ½ made in Germany JDK 214 16 ½ (head) Excelsior Germany (body). Comments: Kestner, circa 1900. Value Points: beautiful large dollyface model with lovely bisque and painting, original body and body finish. $600/900

294. German Bisque Child, 171, by Kestner with Original Signed Excelsior Body 32” (81 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked brows with modeled detail, shaded nostrils, open mouth, shaded and outlined lips, brunette mohair wig over plaster pate, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: M ½ made in Germany 16 ½ 171 (head) Excelsior (body). Comments: Kestner, circa 1900. Value Points: pretty wide-eyed dolly-faced child has very fine bisque and painting, original signed body and body finish. $600/800

295. German Bisque Child, 214, by Kestner with Original Body and Wig

292. All-Original German Bisque Child by Heinrich Handwerck 15” (38 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, mohair lashes, painted lower lashes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, pierced ears, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Germany Handwerck Halbig 0 (head) Handwerck Germany 0 (body). Comments: Heinrich Handwerck, circa 1910. Value Points: all-original pretty dollyfaced model has original lashes, wig, body, body finish, silk and lace dress, undergarments, socks, and kidskin shoes. $500/800

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30” (76 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, dark eyeliner, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, four porcelain teeth, brunette mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body, nice antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: M made in Germany 16 JDK 214 (head) Germany (body). Comments: Kestner, circa 1900. Value Points: wonderful large size of the sought after model with very fine bisque and painting, lush mohair wig, original body and body finish. $600/900


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296. Victorian Child’s Arm Chair with Original Brocade Upholstery 21” (53 cm.) h. 24”d. The mahogany-framed arm chair with carved detail of legs has rounded back and arms, with original padded silk brocade upholstery. Generally excellent. Late 1800s. $300/500

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Emile Jumeau, circa 1888. Value Points: classic bébé with beautiful expression, fine quality of bisque and painting, original body and body finish. $2800/3400

298. English Mahogany Doll Chair 18” (46 cm.) The gracefullyshaped back of the mahogany side chair has a richly-carved center support, and carved front legs, with mauve velvet seat upholstery. Generally excellent. $200/400

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299. French Bisque Bébé, Figure A, by Jules Steiner

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21” (53 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, painted lashes, feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition fully-jointed body, pretty antique ivory silk twill dress with embroidered detail, bonnet, undergarments, socks and shoes. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Steiner Paris Fre A 13 (head) Le Petit Parisien Bébé Steiner (torso). Comments: Jules Steiner, circa 1890. Value Points: very pleasing quality of bisque, complexion and painting of features, original signed body, lovely costume. $2800/3200

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297. French Bisque Bébé by Emile Jumeau with Pretty Antique Costume 26” (66 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, lushly-painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded lips, pierced ears, brunette hand-tied human hair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body, pretty antique dress, undergarments, leather shoes signed C.M. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 12 (and artist checkmarks on head) Jumeau Medaille d’Or Paris (body). Comments:

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9 ½” (24 cm.) The paper mache toy goat has painted white face with pink mouth, nose and eyeliner around green glass eyes, carved wooden legs, and a lush white fur coat with black spotting, gilt-edged red collar with bell. Generally excellent. Germany, circa 1890. $400/600


301. French Bisque Bébé by Rabery and Delphieu 21” (53 cm.) Bisque socket head, large brown glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, arched brushstroked brows with decorative glaze, accented nostrils, closed mouth, shaded and outlined lips, dimpled chin, pierced ears, blonde human hair over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: R. 2 D. Comments: Rabery and Delphieu, circa 1888. Value Points: pretty bébé with lovely bisque and blushing of cheeks and dimpled chin, original body and body finish. $2700/3400

302. French Bisque Brown-Eyed Bébé by Rabery and Delphieu with Original Body 29” (74 cm.) Bisque socket head, amber brown glass paperweight inset eyes with spiral threading, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented nostrils, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with heart-shaped upper lip, outlined and shaded lips, pierced ears, brunette handtied human hair wig over cork pate, French composition fully-jointed body, fine antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: R. 1 D. Comments: Rabery and Delphieu, circa 1888. Value Points: beautiful creamy bisque is contrasted by rich brown eyes and eye brows, original body and body finish. $3800/4500

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303. Beautiful German Bisque Doll, Model 939 with Closed Mouth, by Simon and Halbig

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24” (61 cm.) Bisque socket head with flattened solid dome, very full cheeks, brown glass inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with very full shaded lips, pierced ears, blonde hand-tied human hair wig, Sonneberg composition and wooden fully-jointed body with straight wrists, lovely antique costume. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: S 15 H 939. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1885. Value Points: an exceptional example of this sought-after model, with exemplary bisque enhanced by dewy patina of complexion, beautifullypainted features, original body and body finish. $1700/2300

304. Collection of Miniature Silver and Tiny Dolls 1 ½” (4 cm.) dolls. Including an embossed silver settee, three side chairs in various styles, silver loving cup, silver teapot and silver sugar shaker. Along with three tiny all-bisque dolls with painted hair and facial features, and with factory-original knit costumes. And with a rare all-bisque monkey with jointed limbs and factory-original knit costume. Excellent condition. Circa 1900. $300/500

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305. German All-Bisque Miniature Doll with Rare Painted Brown Ankle Boots by Kestner 7 ½” (19 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque torso, plump face, blue glass sleep eyes, brushstroked brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with center accent line, blonde mohair wig, peg-jointed bisque arms and plump shapely legs, painted white ribbed stockings with blue rims, brown ankle heeled boots with black lacing. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 2. Comments: Kestner, circa 1890. Value Points: very dear miniature doll with beautiful antique costume, rare painted brown boots. $500/800

306. All-Original French Bisque Bébé Teteur with Signed Bru Baby Bottle 19” (48 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, mohair lashes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brushstroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, open mouth, shaded lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, French composition

307. and wooden fully jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Bru Jne 8. Comments: Bru, circa 1890. Value Points: in pristine unplayed with condition, the Bébé Teteur has original nursing mechanism in head, original wig, pate, mohair lashes, superb bisque and painting, original body and body finish, and is wearing an elaborate white pique baby costume and holding its original glass baby bottle with raised lettering “Bru Jeune, Bébé Teteur”. $6000/8000

307. Sonneberg Bisque Closed Mouth Child Doll in the French Look-Alike Manner 25” (64 cm.) Solid domed bisque socket head, grey/blue glass inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, single stroke brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with very full outlined lips, pierced ears, impressed dimples at lip corners, blonde mohair wig, Sonneberg composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Sonneberg, circa 1885, the doll was created to compete with the popular French bébé, and hopefully capture its market. Value Points: especially fine modeling with well-defined features, dramatic large eyes, beautifully-painted lips, fine antique costume including embroidered and lace dress, ruffled lace bonnet, undergarments, stockings, and shoes. $1200/1500

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shaded green 310. painted eyes, black and brown upper eyeliner, blushed ears, closed mouth, stitch-jointed arms with separatelystitched thumbs, disc-jointed hips, antique cotton smock, undergarments, socks and shoes. Condition: fair, original finish albeit faded and scuffed, stains on body under costume. Marks: 2870 (left foot). Comments: Kathe Kruse, circa 1910. Value Points: rare early model with distinctive facial shape. $900/1200

311. American Wooden Doll by Joel Ellis

308. German Wooden Toy Fort with Soldiers 21” (53 cm.) w. x 24”d. x 20”h. The wooden fort, with hinged underside to access the hollow base used for storing accessories, has rough-textured paper mache finish to simulate rocky ground, or stonework of towers and walls, with clock tower (upper half of clock missing), painted windows, watch tower, walls, barracks, hinged drawbridge and other details and including two soldiers in armor on parade horses, and two additional soldiers. Generally excellent. Germany, circa 1900. $400/500

15” (38 cm.) All wooden doll excepting pewter hands and feet, has well-defined carving of facial features and short ringlet curled hair, shapely torso with painted bodice and naturalfinished lower torso, dowel-jointing at shoulders, elbows hips and knees. Condition: structurally excellent, original painted finish is worn away. Comments: American, Joel Ellis, circa 1875. Value Points: hard to find large size of the landmark American doll. $500/700

309. Collection of Miniature Wooden Toy Boats in Display Cabinet 18” (46 cm.) x 14” case. 1”-3” boats. More than 25 wooden toy boats of various styles are presented in a glass-fronted shelved cabinet with painted details, masts, smokestacks, and other details, and including two canoes and a miniature lighthouse. Generally excellent. Early 1900s. $400/700

310. Early German Cloth Character Doll by Kathe Kruse 16” (41 cm.) All-cloth doll with shaped facial features including very small nose, oil-painted hair with forelock curl and painted complexion and features, narrow

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Right: “The Scream”, 1893 by Edvard Munch

312. Pair, Early French Carton and Cloth Dolls from the Edvard Munch Family 17” (43 cm.) Each has cloth head and torso, mask paper mache face having painted complexion and facial features, stitched-on hair, stitched-jointed cloth arms, simplistic wooden lower torso and legs. Condition: poor, sold as is. Comments: French, early 1800s, the dolls wear fragments of their original aristocratic costumes. Value Points: the dolls were acquired by Liv Greta Brem of Oslo, Norway from the Munch estate of Oslo, of which Edvard Munch, the expressionist painter of psychologicallythemed works such as “The Scream”, was the most noted member. $300/500

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313. American Portrait Doll “Her Royal Majesty Wedding” by Nancy Ann Style Show 18” (46 cm.) All hard plastic with socket head, blue sleep eyes, real lashes, auburn short curly hair, five-piece body, wearing original gown of ecru lace over ivory petticoat and hooped skirt, stockings, shoes, and the gown with original sash with large rhinestone brooch to match her rhinestone crown. Generally excellent. Nancy Ann Style Show, the ensemble was titled “Her Royal Majesty Wedding”, #3401. Early 1950s. $300/500

315. American Portrait Doll “Opera Night”, #2903 18” (46 cm.) All hard plastic with socket head, blue sleep eyes, real lashes, blonde curly hair, five-piece body, wearing original gown with coral satin bodice trimmed with pearls, and embroidered tulle skirt, hooped petticoat, stockings, shoes, and floral cluster in her hair. Generally excellent. Nancy Ann Style Show, the ensemble was titled “Opera Night”, #2903. Early 1950s. $300/500

314. American Portrait Doll “Summery Day” by Nancy Ann Style Show 18” (46 cm.) All hard plastic with socket head, blue sleep eyes, real lashes, auburn hair clustered at nape of neck, five-piece body, wearing original plaid taffeta dress with vibrant stripes, coral sash, black woven bonnet with coral streamers, hooped petticoat, stockings, shoes. Generally excellent. Nancy Ann Style Show, the ensemble was titled “Summery Day” #1501. Early 1950s, original labeled box is included. $300/500

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316. American Portrait Doll “Lilac Time” by Nancy Ann Style Show 18” (46 cm.) All hard plastic with socket head, blue sleep eyes, real lashes, brunette hair clustered at nape of neck, five-piece body, wearing original yellow/black striped taffeta dress with braid trim, cluster of lilacs at the waist band and on the brim of the woven bonnet, hooped petticoat, stockings, shoes. Generally excellent. Nancy Ann Style Show, the ensemble was titled “Lilac Time”, #1504. Early 1950s. $300/500

317. American Portrait Doll “Gay Evening” by Nancy Ann Style Show 18” (46 cm.) All hard plastic with socket head, blue sleep eyes, real lashes, auburn short curly hair, five-piece body, wearing original gown of double-tiered black lace over coral petticoat and hooped skirt, stockings, shoes, and the gown with original cummerbund with passamenterie applique to match her hair coronet. Generally excellent. Nancy Ann Style Show, the ensemble was titled “Gay Evening”, #2902, and original wrist tag is included. $300/500

318. American Portrait Doll “Garden Party” by Nancy Ann Style Show 318.

18” (46 cm.) All hard plastic with socket head,

319. blue sleep eyes, real lashes, golden blonde short curly hair, five-piece body, wearing original white gown with flocked decorations and cluster of daisies over yellow petticoat and hooped skirt, stockings, shoes, and widebrimmed woven bonnet with yellow ribbons and daisies. Generally excellent. Nancy Ann Style Show, the ensemble was titled “Garden Party”, #1904. Early 1950s. $300/500

319. American No. #1 Issue of Blonde Ponytail Barbie by Mattel, Unplayed with in Original Box 11” (28 cm.) The slender-bodied fashion doll has sideglancing eyes with thick dark eyeliner, molded lashes, thin line blue upper eyeliner, V-shaped brows, full lips, gold bangle earrings, blonde ponytail with soft curly bangs, holes in foot for posing on stand, original black and white striped swimsuit, sunglasses, two-prong stand and black heeled shoes with holes in soles. The doll is presented in her original box. Condition: excellent unplayed with condition, slight body fading, perfect color on facial complexion and features, finger and toe nails. Comments: Mattel, Barbie #1, 1958/9. Value Points: the rarity of the doll is rivaled by its fine original condition. $2500/3500

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