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Brevete Bru Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2939M
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

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Auction:
Discovery - 2939M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Brevete Bru Bisque Head Doll, Paris, fourth quarter 19th century, with a socket head, inset brown eyes, pierced ears, and closed mouth, on a leather body with jointed bisque arms and composition legs, paper label affixed to body reading "Bébé/Brevete S.G.D.G./Paris," sold with trunk and accessories, ht. 12 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

minor scuffs to base of socket head.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Paris, Bisque porcelain, Composition doll, Dolls, Kewpie, Play

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