Item description for R. John Wright: The Art Of Toys by Krystyna Goddu...
The complete authorized history of R. John Wright Dolls, this elegant book is also the definitive full-color reference to the works produced by the company. Rooted in the tradition of early toy makers such as Steiff, Lenci and Kathe Kruse, R. John Wright Dolls' playful and exquisitely crafted figures are recognized throughout the world for their unprecedented level of workmanship and technical sophistication. Noted doll expert Krystyna Poray Goddu has written a dual biography of John and Susan Wright, based on extensive interviews with the couple, as well as a collection of critical essays, which discuss the development and importance of significant creations, and place them in the context of toy history. A special section takes readers behind the scenes at the R. John Wright Dolls workshop in Cambridge, New York, with never-before-seen pictures detailing the various stages of production.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.29" Width: 9.29" Height: 0.87" Weight: 2.16 lbs.
Release Date Feb 28, 2004
Publisher Reverie Publishing
ISBN 1932485147 ISBN13 9781932485141