Some days there's so much vintage goodness hitting the mailbox, you just don't know where to start--so let's just dive in.
the right, AN OLDIE BUT GOODIE AND BY SPECIAL REQUEST, a superb piece of wind-up tinplate from West Germany--a
1950's clown on a motorcyle--possibly made by HUKI--and featured in a
previous auction @ SeriousToyz.
The graphics are fantastic and it sold
for over $339. Really quite amazing--click on the photo.
definitely accustomed to happier ads for Christmas Seals than the one
to the right! It's from 1942 and features The Four Horsemen of the
Apocalypse--and the very real fear of a wartime increase in
tuberculosis. Click on the photo.
And finally an oldie but goodie, a "simple" loggie by Howard Lamey--click on the photo below--then the link for more:https://bit.ly/1o1Gk77
For more of Howard's work, visit littleglitterhouses.com
For fans of the late Thomas Kinkade--trains--more at https://bit.ly/2GLpEXX
If you love "loggie" putz houses, then click on the link to see some
superb examples from Howard Lamey and Karl Fey--a few vintage pieces
too---and some artful displays--more here
And here's the latest from PAPERGLITTERGLUE--HOW TO MAKE A MINIATURE HOUSE SHADOW BOX; MORE HERE
BY SPECIAL REQUEST AGAIN---CHRISTMAS TINS--OUTSTANDING GRAPHICS, HARRY LONDON CHOCOLATES; more here
AND IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:
--Antoinette Stockenberg's 2018 Christmas Mantle, CHRISTMAS BY THE SEA, MORE HERE
--Okpat's 2018 village--MOONSTRUCK! MORE HERE
AND CLOSE-UPS HERE
--HOUSTON PUTZ AFTER DARK; MORE HERE
--HOWARD'S 2018 VILLAGE; more here
--LEBEN'S 2017 CHRISTMAS PUTZ VILLAGE; utterly charming; more here
--2018 family room mantle featuring houses by Fey and Lamey; MORE HERE
--DIANNE'S 2018 VILLAGES; more here
--TOM HULL'S HOUSES ON DISPLAY IN LOCAL MUSEUM; MORE HERE
--Strange, little primitive Flickr set called JOLLY JOLLY Village---it's an "industrial" putz featuring among others, a quonset hut, as well as some strange architecture that could be 'elevated'---and one in particular would make a great candy box in my opinion....Check it out at https://www.flickr.com/photos/jollyjoll ... 3508099932