Considered one of top 5 characters for collectors. Has bisque socket head with uniquely sculpted face depicting a mischievous lad, small brown glass eyes flirty, very thick brown or black “comma”-shaped brows with sculpting detail, laughter crinkles around the eyes, upturned rounded nose with accented nostrils, beaming smile on closed mouth, accented lips, impressed dimples, black human hair wig, uniquely sculpted body with jointing at shoulders, elbows, hips and knees, pointing fingers, sculpted stockings and brown shoes with upturned toes, urchin costume. Condition excellent, has small rubs as shown. Kammer and Reinhardt, circa 1913, the uniquely modeled urchin was sculpted for the doll firm to represent the popular characters Max and Moritz, originally created by the German author Wilhelm Busch in the mid-19th century, and later immortalized for the American market in the comic strip “The Katzenjammer Kids”. Value Points: among the rarest of the German character series, has distinctive mischievous sculpting that perfectly captures the comic strip character, original unique body that was used for this model only. Condition as shown, see title for more information. Please look carefully at the photos. They are a large part of the description. Never a reserve, makes it very interesting. I want you extremely happy so if you receive something that you are not happy with, please contact me instead of leaving me less than 5 stars or leaving a negative. I will always do my best to give you 5 star service! I do appreciate you so very much! I will send combined invoices at the end of each sales day. The item “Very Rare Antique 16 German Bisque Art Character Max By Kammer Reinhardt” is in sale since Thursday, July 4, 2019. This item is in the category “Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German”. The seller is “anniepoojewels” and is located in Westfield, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Doll Size: 16 in
- Brand/Artist: Kammer & Reinhardt