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FRENCH BISQUE POUPEE BY LEON CASIMIR BRU WITH ORIGINAL WIG,WOODEN ARMS AND SIGNATURE

14 1/2" (37 cm.) Pale bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate,blue glass enamel inset eyes,dark eyeliner,painted lashes,feathered brows,accented nostrils and eye corners,closed mouth with beautifully-outlined lips,ears pierced into head,blonde mohair wig in elaborate coiffure over cork pate,kid gusset-jointed poupee body with wooden articulated arms having dowel-jointing at shoulders,elbows,and wrists,wearing antique dress,socks and leather boots. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: D (head and shoulders) B.Jne Cie (shoulder plate). Comments: Leon Casimir Bru,circa 1867.
Very rare early version of the smiling poupee with original maker's signature,original Bru deposed body with rarer wooden arms.

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