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1- Boy with a accordion, seated #390 measures 2.50". 2- Girl on Fence#112 "Just Resting", 4" tall, chip to hair curl front. 3- Hummel Angel with Guitar Candle Holder 3". 4- 1967 Girl with Nosegay #239A. 5- Hummel "Little Helper" #73 Mark US Zone Germany 4.50" Weight on all 11 oz. PROVENANCE: A Charleston SC Private Estate. The sketch art of Sister Maria Innocentia Hummel began to appear in the 1930s in Germany and Switzerland, mostly pastoral drawings of children. The Swiss art publisher Ars Sacra was involved in the early popularization of the art on postcards. Hummel's "art cards" became popular throughout Germany, catching the eye of Franz Goebel, porcelain maker and head of W. Goebel Porzellanfabrik. Goebel acquired rights to turn Hummel's drawing into figurines, producing the first line in 1935.


good, chip to hair on Just Resting

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Estimate $75 - $125May 21, 2017