Vintage artist made folk art dancing couple depicting Hungarian peopleVintage artist made folk art dancing couple depicting Hungarian peopleVintage artist made folk art dancing couple depicting Hungarian peopleVintage artist made folk art dancing couple depicting Hungarian peopleVintage artist made folk art dancing couple depicting Hungarian people

Vintage artist made folk art dancing couple depicting Hungarian people. 7 inches tall, base is 3 inches by 3 inches. The lady is wearing red felt boots, has long braids and colored ribbons, possibly of leather. The man is wearing a bow tie, fur hat, velvet pants, boots, peasant shirt with embroidery that matches his lady friend's skirt.

I am posting a collection of these dolls that were made by a German artist in the early to mid 1940’s, whose last name was Brohle. This collection was purchased by an American woman who was in charge of a USO in Germany just after the war ended. The artist’s husband was the driver for the USO. I have acquired this collection and consider it to be a remarkable set of dolls made by a person who appears to have been overqualified. Precision and care, attention to detail, imaginative use of fabrics, sewing and embroidery skills...these are top notch for this type of doll. These were stored away for many years and are in wonderful condition. The clothing is complete; all the ladies are wearing socks, stocking and underwear. Since I acquired them at a good price, I am offering them to you very reasonably- I am sure you will enjoy having at least one of these in your collection and they will also make wonderful gifts.

Item ID: 1523R


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Vintage artist made folk art dancing couple depicting Hungarian people

$65


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