Effanbee’s Dy-Dee: The Complete Collector’s Book

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A Closetfull of Doll Clothes

A Closetfull of Doll Clothes

The History and Art of Googlies

Author Anita Ladensack has researched an in-depth history of the Googly doll crafting a handsome book with nearly 324 color photographs. Marvel at the bevy of examples from the master European doll makers of googly-eyed dolls: Kestner, Gebruder and Ernst Heubach, Armand Marseille, Max Handwerck, Kammer & Reinhardt, Hertel & Schwab, Hermann Steiner, Goebel, all-bisque and many more.

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The impish face with big side-glancing eyes beguiles many doll collectors and antiques aficionados. Author Anita Ladensack has researched an in-depth history of the Googly doll crafting a handsome book with nearly 324 color photographs. Marvel at the bevy of examples from the master European doll makers of googly-eyed dolls: Kestner, Gebruder and Ernst Heubach, Armand Marseille, Max Handwerck, Kammer & Reinhardt, Hertel & Schwab, Hermann Steiner, Goebel, all-bisque and many more. Also, examples of French, Italian and English-connected Googlies appear in photographs. The exaggerated eyes were meant to reflect the wide-eyed wonderment of a child. If you love antique dolls you will need this book that lovingly chronicles the googly-eyed dolls.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Acknowledgments

Introduction

Chapter 1-Googlies Arrive
Chapter 2-Johann Daniel Kestner, Jr.
Chapter3-Gebruder Heubach
Chapter 4-Ernst Heubach
Chapter 5-Armand Marseille
Chapter 6-Waltershausen Factories of Max Handwerck and Kammer & Reinhardt
Chapter 7-Ohrdruf Factories of Hertel & Schwab and Bahr & Proschild
Chapter 8-Sonneberg Area Factories of Mengergereuth, Hermann Steiner, Walter & Sohn, Limbach, Goebel, and Recknagel
Chapter 9-More German Googlies
Chapter 10-French Googlies
Chapter 11-Googlies with English Connections
Chapter 12-Italian Googlies
Chapter 13-Sll-Bisque Googlies
Chapter 14-Are You a Googly?
Chapter 15-The Continuing Influences of Googlies in America

Biography
Mold Numbers and Letters
Index
Glossary of German Terms
About the Author

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