Dolls are, by definition, playthings. But the best of today's dolls are highly collectible works of art. This book traces the history of dolls and doll collecting, and takes you into the wonderful world of artist dolls, many of which sell for thousands of dollars. The stunning creations of fifty internationally renowned artists such as Anna Avigail Brahms, Sonja Hartman, Hildegard Gunzel, Rotraut Schrott, and Sabine Esche are showcased in full-colour photographs. Discover the artists and delight in their inspiring stories.
Joan Muyskens Pursley and Karen Bischoff