The art of the toy soldier

  • 328 Pages
  • 2.86 MB
  • English
Abbeville Press , New York
Military miniatures -- Collectors and collec
Statementby Henry I. Kurtz and Burtt R. Ehrlich ; with a foreword by Roy Selwyn-Smith.
ContributionsEhrlich, Burtt.
LC ClassificationsNK8475.M5 K87 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination328 p., [2] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2373295M
ISBN 100896597466
LC Control Number87001375

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THE ART OF THE TOY SOLDIER. An Outstanding Overview of the Toy Soldier Industry and Makers. By Henry L Kurtz (signed)and Burtt R Ehrlich. on the front outside and inside (free) end paper (see photos). SIGNED by Henry L Kutz on the pre-title page.

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THE ART OF THE TOY Rating: % positive. The Art of The Toy Soldier: “Toy Soldier” by Vik Muniz. “Toy Soldier” by Brazilian artist Vik Muniz, based on a portrait of Pvt. Edwin Francis Jemison, 2nd Louisiana Regiment C.S.A., ca. Jemison, a native Georgian enlisted at 16 and died at 17 at the Battle of Malvern Hill in Virginia.

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His published books include biographies of John and Sebastian Cabot and Captain John Smith; also Defending Our Country: The U.S. Army and, for my review, The Art of the Toy s: 5.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kurtz, Henry I. Art of the toy soldier. New York: Abbeville Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type. My first public art site to showcase my passion for military artwork and toy soldiery. Various 1/32 scale toy soldiers and 1/18 scale action figures are used alongside photography and computer art programs to make a finished piece of military art.

I am a former Sergeant of US Marines, husband and family man of. This massive book is a survey of some of the best makers of mass-produced toy soldiers over the centuries to arrive at this very definitive collection. It comprises many mass-produced figures from Britains, Heyde, Mignot etc and the collection is governed by the excellent aesthetics of the authors/5.

The Art of the Toy Soldier. Henry I. Kurtz. Abbeville Press, - Technology & Engineering- pages. 0Reviews. Briefly provides the history of major British, U.S., and European toy soldier manufacturers, shows and describes a variety of antique toy soldiers, and.

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Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Art of the Toy Soldier: ss Comic Book Rev War Soldiers Art of the Toy Soldier Britains Set # RARE US Civil War Display Set Union Cavalry, Infantry and Artillery and Confederate Cavalry, Infantry and Artillery.

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Russell Heath, Jr. (Septem – Aug ), was an American artist best known for his comic book work, particularly his DC Comics war stories and his s art for Playboy magazine's "Little Annie Fanny" has also produced commercial art, two pieces of which, depicting Roman and Revolutionary War battle scenes for toy soldier sets, became familiar pieces of Americana.

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Lewis asks readers to imagine being a child and making an army of tin toy soldiers come to life. It’s possible that some of the toy soldiers wouldn’t be very happy about coming to life; they might prefer being made of tin.

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For Ages 5+ This Enid Blyton book contains the stories: The Brave Toy Soldier Poor Mr Pop-Off The Sparrow, the Frog, and the Duck Sixpence for a Puppy Gee-Up, Old Clothes-Horse! The Astonishing Curtains The Dog That Helped a Fairy The Christmas Tree Party Claws for th/5(1).The little toy dog is covered with dust, But sturdy and stanch he stands; And the little toy soldier is red with rust, And his musket molds in his hands.

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