A very disdainful expression! x
Beauce is ye exceedingly scenic, historic portion of Northern France photogenically situated between the Loire and the Seine rivers, ye French version of the Cotwolds. The doll's expression no doubt reveals the locals' opinon of the tourist hordes invading their territory...
Thanks, Beth. She looks like a grumpy Grandma
Simone Signoret -- that's who she resembles! French actress famous for her full, pouty face (and other attributes, including her attitude). Took me a while to turn up the card, but the catalogue is a bit dusty these days.