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5 edition of Kestner, king of dollmakers found in the catalog.

Kestner, king of dollmakers

by Jan Foulke

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Hobby House Press in Cumberland, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Kestner, Johannes Daniel, d. 1859.,
    • Bisque dolls -- Germany.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jan Foulke ; photographs by Howard Foulke.
      ContributionsFoulke, Howard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK4894.2.K46 F68 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination230 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2927898M
      ISBN 100875881858
      LC Control Number84162916

      24" ANTIQUE KESTNER German Bisque Doll #11 Closed Mouth Doll c - $ 24" Antique German Bisque Doll Marked 11 Closed Mouth Kestner Doll c This is a beautifully made German bisque doll by Kestner, known as the King of Dollmakers. This closed mouth shoulder-head Kestner's were made mid ss. Marked with only an 11 (for .   Read ‪Dollmakers and Their Stories: Women Who Changed the World of Play Ebook Free. Di. Deals in Books The Dollmaker. Premium Ebooks Online Ebooks. digapami. FAVORITE BOOK Kestner: King of Dollmakers FULL ONLINE. Purziyit. Download We Make Dolls!: Top Dollmakers Share Their Secrets & Patterns EBook. Pakto. .

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        If you search on eBay for Kestner in Dolls, you may be surprised by the number of dolls that come of them were not really made by the Kestner firm; this is especially true of the all bisques and small dolls. In , Jan Foulke’s Kestner King of Dollmakers was revised and republished. What followed was a spate of “Kestner” dolls flooding the market.   Author of 9th blue book dolls & values, Doll classics, Blue Book of Dolls and Values, Antique Dolls, Kestner, King of Dollmakers (Kestner King of Dollmakers), Blue Book, 6th Blue Book Dolls and Values, 5th Blue Book Dolls and ValuesWritten works: Doll Classics, Simon & Halbig Dolls, 8th Blue Book of Dolls and Values.


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Kestner, king of dollmakers by Jan Foulke Download PDF EPUB FB2

Author Jan Foulke's fascinating portrayal of the man proclaimed to be "the king of dollmakers"-Kestner. This comprehensive book contains 42 color and b/w photographs of Kestner's bisque beauties. Well-researched text allows collectors to identify their dolls as well as providing an extensive listing of and series Kestner dolls and a mold number index.

pages/5(9). Author Jan Foulke's fascinating portrayal of the man proclaimed to be "the king of dollmakers"-Kestner. This comprehensive book contains 42 color and b/w photographs of Kestner's bisque beauties.

Well-researched text allows collectors to identify their dolls as well as providing an extensive listing of and series King of dollmakers book dolls and a mold number index. pages/5(7). Author Jan Foulke's fascinating portrayal of the man proclaimed to be "the king of dollmakers" - Kestner.

This comprehensive book contains 42 color and b/w photos of Kestner's bisque beauties. Well-researched text allows collectors to identify their : Jan Foulke. Author Jan Foulke's fascinating portrayal of the man proclaimed to be "the king of dollmakers"-Kestner.

This comprehensive book contains 42 color and b/w photographs of Kestner's bisque beauties. Well-researched text allows collectors to identify their dolls as well as providing an extensive listing of and series Kestner dolls and a mold number index.

Author Jan Foulke's fascinating portrayal of the man proclaimed to be "the king of dollmakers" - Kestner.

This comprehensive book contains 42 color and b/w photos of Kestner's bisque beauties. Well-researched text allows collectors to identify their dolls. Read MorePrice Range: $ - $ Kestner King of Dollmakers Kestner was known as the King of Dollmakers and Jan Foulke's book proves that point.

The book is full of wonderful pictures and gives a broad picture of the dolls made by the Kestner Doll Factory.5/5(5). JDK Kestner bisque head Hilda doll mold Photo courtesy of Flozdolz: Kestner King of Doll Makers. Johann Daniel Kestner Jr. (JDK) of Waltershausen, Thuringia, Germany began making papier mache and wood dolls and toys as early as Kestner eventually went on to employ nearly three quarters of the inhabitants of the Waltershausen region which earned him the nickname "King Kestner".

This antique, hard to find 11" Kestner Walking Doll can be seen on page 88 of the Kestner King of Dollmakers book. In the book she's referred to as DRGM Although unmarked she is definitely this mold.

She is in excellent condition without hairlines, chips or alterations. Her head turns as her legs walk. She has her original wig. Show synopsis Author Jan Foulke's fascinating portrayal of the man proclaimed to be "the king of dollmakers" - Kestner. This comprehensive book contains 42 color and b/w photos of Kestner's bisque beauties.

Well-researched text allows collectors to identify their dolls. Kestner: King of Dollmakers Hardcover – 17 Jan by Jan Foulke (Author)/5(8). In the Kestner "King of Dollmakers" by Jan Foulke it states on pageby asterisk, that the mold number is listed by the Ciesliks, but have never been located for any examples.

There are other numbers to be included in the statement. There will be a doll stand included. This book had a cover that looked like an older version of the book Kestner: King of Dollmakers, The book that I got was the same as the one below, same cover and everything therefore I have two books just alike when I thought I was ordering two different versions/5.

and pages in 11 x 8 1/2" format hardcover books with dustjackets are these 2 doll books by Jan Foulke. Kestner King of Dollmakers and Simon & Halbig Dolls, The Artful Aspect are copyright and Both books are in very nice preowned condition and loaded with photos and info.

Selling 2 for 1 money!!!Seller Rating: % positive. Author Jan Foulke's fascinating portrayal of the man proclaimed to be "the king of dollmakers"-Kestner. This comprehensive book contains 42 color and b/w photographs of Kestner's bisque beauties.

Well-researched text allows collectors to identify their dolls as well as providing an extensive listing of and series Kestner dolls and a mold number index.

pages. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm: Responsibility. This book describes the German bisque dolls manufactured by the German company, Kestner, and produced from the early s until the merging of the Kestner factory with Kammer & Reinhardt in the s.

This book features all the Kestner dolls, including the Hilda dolls, the closed-mouth, open-mouth and character babies and all bisque dolls. This darling girl has larger eyes and that changes her facial expression making her features stand out (for reference please check Jan Foulke "Kestner.

King of Dollmakers" book, pages ). Her rich and curly red human hair wig has the original plaster dome (please see picture 7).Price: € Very good in good dust jacket. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. Kestner King of Dollmakers.

Audience: General/trade. Book with dust jacket. Book VG. Jacket is stretched with a few slight tears and shelf wear. Clean inside and solid overall. Contact This Seller; Hide DetailsPrice: $ What better book is there to research Kestner Dolls than: click here for the Kestner, King of Dollmakers by Jan Foulke book Considering they were manufactured for children, it is indeed sad to compare the mass-produced types of vinyl for children today to the artistry of Kestner.

This wonderful antique bisque doll is somewhat of a mystery. While there is really no question that she was made by the Kestner doll company it is unclear who she has the face of an X or XII from. - Kestner is called The King of Dollmakers & with good reason. Many dolls were produced by this company, & they are all lovely.

some are exquisite for Kestner miniatures, please see my Tiny Antique Dolls page See more pins.She looks like the Kestner child, incised with the number "4" that's pictured on page of Jan Foulke's b ook, "Kestner King of Dollmakers".

Her body is unmarked.P lease look carefully at the many pictures which are a major part of the description.What a sweetie! You DO NOT want to let this beauty get away! BTW If she were just one inch shorter, she would be the Kestner "DAISY!" She is GUARANTEED to be free of Hairlines, Cracks, chips or Restoration to the head!!!

She is GUARANTEED to be a genuine antique Kestner doll on her original Kestner body and made in GERMANY by Kestner circa !