German bisque characters by Gebrüder Heubach, circa 1912. Left: with wide smile, modeled tongue and two porcelain beaded teeth, marked 3 Heubach (sunburst) Germany (indecipherable model number). Right: with smiling expression, marked Heubach (sunburst) Germany 1 (indecipherable model number).
Marks: Made in Germany A 4 M z. Comments: Marseille,circa 1910,from the firm's series of intaglio painted eye characters created during the art-reform doll movement. Value Points: rare model with very fine quality of bisque enhanced by decorative glaze,expressive features,original body and body finish.