This striking doll is a reproduction of the French Bru Jne 9. She is about 17 inches tall.
She is so beautiful with wonderful painting, blue glass paper weight eyes, pierced ears , open closed mouth and a composition body with Jumeau porcelain hands. The onesie underneath is white batiste with buttons and snaps and lace. The separate white eyelet pinafore is over a lovely shear stripe blue dress.The clothes are crisp and clean. The shoes and socks are white. Her earrings are a white drop. The wig is a soft amber brown modacrylic and has a blue ribbon. The wig is removable so you can change the hair or add a mohair wig if you choose.
The sewing is done with a lot of hours and is just gorgeous. It is signed by Ruby Ellen Smith 1998.
She was a published doll artist before her passing. The body was made by Jim Smith and is signed. A few small rubs on the body from the stand.
No chips cracks or damage. From a non smoking home -carefully stored in a glass case.The item "French 17 Porcelain Doll Repro BRU JNE 9 PW blue eyes Compo Body" is in sale since Friday, October 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Reproduction". The seller is "2183irenet" and is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, France, Australia, Russian federation, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.