GALLERY

Here you find all the German Wall Figures of this website, more than 1000 different ones:


1970s GRAUPNER Squirrel Back Basket Dwarf 12cm German Fretwork Gnome #germanwallfigures

Graupner template 5406 "Eine harte Nuss." Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES...
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1970s GRAUPNER Huey, Dewey and Louie with Frog 11cm Key Holder #germanwallfigures

Look at the cool happy frog! Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Souvenir Sailor of the “SS USA” 18cm (Jumping Jack) #germanwallfigures

Die USL "SS USA" was a Transatlantic Passenger Liner between New York and Europe from 1951 onwards. Bremerhaven in Germany...
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1930s UNKNOWN Night Pot Little Red Riding Hood with Wolf Bed 11cm #germanwallfigures

16x11cm, hand-painted on 4mm-plywood. A frame work by an expert: Look at the bottle on the nightstand and its details!...
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1940s UNKNOWN Happiest Little Bavarian Boy #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more: germanwallfigures 1940er
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1930s MÜWO (?) Pied Piper with 8 Rats HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted with matte finish. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover...
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1950er HELLERKUNST Striding Pied Piper / Rat Catcher of Hamelin 29cm #germanwallfigures

Screen-printed with additional hand-painting on 4mm-plywood. There is an older Hellerkunst Pied Piper dancing on one leg. Enter the following...
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1950s EDELHOLZ FREIBERG Accordion Dwarf 25cm HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more: germanwallfigures zwerg
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1930s HELLERKUNST Little Single Handed Sailor in Blue Shirt 28cm Wood Art #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 4mm-plywood, height 28cm. This wood picture belongs to the months series by Hellerkunst. There is a similar Hellerkunst...
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1950s DREI TANNEN OLBERNHAU Golden Rocket GDR Sandman HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 4mm-plywood. The East German Little TV Sandman started 1959, the West German one, too. It was a rat...
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1940s UNKNOWN Hohner Accordion Dwarf WITH DATE 26cm Wood #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 4cm-plywood. Translation of the text on the back: "For dear Anita, Christmas 1942. Elfriede Winter." A war time...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST High Collar Sandman Wood Picture HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood. Look at the great shape of this wood figure, and then imagine this: It was produced in...
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1940s UNKNOWN Flower Bouquet Dutch Child 18cm HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

It could be Zaandijk or Kleur en Profiel. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my...
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1940s UNKNOWN The Funniest Bremen Town Musicians WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted by an expert on 4mm-plywood. Look at the snouts and teeth: So cool! Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search...
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1950s HELLERKUNST / HELLER Kneeling Seven Ravens Sister WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

Screen printed on 4mm-plywood. This wall figure has a great effect, seems to be jumping at you with the red...
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1930s Hartmann ☆ Confectioner with German Layer Cake

Hand-painted on 5mm-plywood with varnish. This is a figure of the Hartmann's People Series called "Gestalten aus dem Volk."
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1940s MÜNCHNER KINDER-WANDBILDER Puss in Boots on Checkered Base #germanwallfigures

There is another checkered base by Munchner-Kunst, showing a boy with a dog. Here we have: boy-cat. There it is...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Mandrake Dwarf 24cm Vintage German Wood Decor #germanwallfigures

It says Alraune on the back, which is mandrake in English. Still I don't get why this dwarf is a...
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1960s MERTENS-KUNST Blue Tunic Boy 20cm SCREEN-PRINTED #germanwallfigures

Copyright 1969, ready to start into Seventies fashion! Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my...
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1930s Vobach (?) ✧ Princess and Swineherd with Wide Crown and Pencil Lines

There is much paint wear so we can see the pencil lines. Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood.
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1950s UNKNOWN ☆ Micky Mouse in Blue Suit #germanwallfigures

Thick colors on 6mm-plywood 22cm height. He looks like a pilot at first glance. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search...
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1980s MERTENS-KUNST Pink Little Peter’s Journey to the Moon 25cm #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more: germanwallfigures mondfahrt
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1930s KUNSTGEWERBLICHE HANDARBEIT Dwarf with Umbrella Ladybug #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on solid 0,5cm-cardboard, height 16cm. The Ladybug is an unusual detail, what with the hat, the shoes and the...
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1950s Graupner ✧ Flying Baron Munchhausen

Hand-painted on 0,4mm-plywood. I like the selected color shades.
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1930s Klara Luise Sturm Naumburg ☆ Brave Little Tailor with Unicorn #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 4mm-plywood. Height: 21cm. Google the original story! There really is a unicorn. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search...
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1960s Teri ☆ Fashion Girl in Light Blue Dress

Hand-painted on 8mm-wood as key hanger. Height: 21cm.
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1950s MUENCHNER-KUNST (?) Charming Little Angel in Pink Dress #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood, height 8cm. Cute figure with her white collar and dot bow. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search...
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1950s Edelholz Freiberg ☆ Sputnik Crisis GDR Sandman

Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood with varnish. The GDR TV Sandman was invented in 1959, so this must be late 1950s.
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1930s MERTENS-KUNST Snowdrop Fairy with Flower Hat FAIRY TALE ART #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood and very very pretty! Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum...
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1930s MUENCHNER KINDER-WANDBILDER Sleeping Beauty with Rose Bouquet #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 6mm-plywood with matte varnish. I love the light and friendly color scheme. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search...
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1940s EW-Figuren ☆ Kneeling Happy Cinderella

Hand-painted on unusually light 3mm-plywood.
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Happy 1950s Jumping Jack Boy #germanwallfigures

You have to look twice, but there are actually two pull figures on this children's picture. Enter the following in...
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1940s HELLERKUNST Barefoot Princess with Crown FAIRY TALE PICTURE #germanwallfigures

Many early Hellerkunst figures were very fragile: Only one small leg connects this dance girl with the base! Hand-painted on...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST The Little Match Sticks Girl HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN #germanwallfigures

Hans Christian Andersen // "The girl with the matchsticks" // Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood with shining varnish. Enter the following in...
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1950s HELLERKUNST Lying Cradle Child GERMAN VINTAGE NURSERY DECOR #germanwallfigures

Hellerkunst produced several Cradle Children, some of them sitting, most of them lying, some with canopy, some without. This one...
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1940s UNKNOWN Sitting Little Brother+Little Sister with Flower Wreath #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 4mm-plywood with matte varnish. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Red Princess and the Pea GERMAN NURSERY #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood with shining varnish. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES...
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1960s MERTENS-KUNST Evening Girl with Open Hair WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more: germanwallfigures mertens-kunst
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1940s HELLERKUNST Cinderella at Her Mother’s Grave NURSERY DECOR #germanwallfigures

The mother's grave is a rare Cinderella Scene on Wall Figures. Most of the time Cinderella is depicted with the...
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1950s Edelholz Freiberg ☆ Cinderella with Blond Braid and Jug

I love this Cinderella by Edelholz Freiberg. I have not found this motive being done by any other manufactury. It...
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1950s Graupner ☆ Cinderella with Prince and Shoe Trial (5369)

The average Cinderella wall figure shows her with a dove, but here we’ve got a whole different scene, the famous...
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1930s Munchner-Kunst ☆ Cinderella on Checkered Tiles (Date Christmas 1941) #germanwallfigures

A date on the back of a antique wall figure is very valuable - it helps to tell when a...
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1950s Graupner ✧ Cinderella among the Doves (5368) ❒

In the 1960s is was a ritual in many families to have the mother read a fairy tale at bedtime....
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1950s GRAUPNER Heart Base Cinderella 24cm German Fretwork Picture #germanwallfigures

It's an attractive motive with the surrounding doves. That's what made it difficult fretwork, too! Giving this task to a...
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1930s Wrangel ✧ Long Braid Cinderella with Raised Dove #germanwallfigures

No size zero in the 1930s. Hand-painted and rare, a wall figure with inner movement. Cinderella tenderly holding a dove....
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1960s Pebaro (?) ✧ Happy Cinderella on Wood Bench

A great hobby work. I am not sure whether the template is by Pebaro or Graupner. Hand-painted on wood with...
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1930s Ilse Schneider ☆ Slim Cinderella in Light Blue Dress (Christmas 1939) #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on wood with varnish. The dedication on the back says "Christmas 1939". A piece of normality in the first...
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1940s Ravi-Kunst ✧ Standing Cinderella in Grey Dress (M/7)

Rare, hand-painted on wood. The colors fit poor Cinderella, the patched up dress, too.
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1940s Brown Braid Cinderella on War Time Cardboard (2nd World War) #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more: germanwallfigures aschenputtel
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1930s UNKNOWN ✧ Kneeling Cinderella with Braid Bun #germanwallfigures

An unusual Cinderella what with the hair do and the long puffy sleeves. Hand-painted on wood with varnish and rare....
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1940 MERTENS-KUNST Cinderella in Pale War Colors WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

This is one of the pale wall figures produced during the 2nd World War. The colors were applied very thinly...
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1930er GOLDI Brown Cinderella on Red Bow Base WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on wood with thick colors and varnish. I like the simple color scheme with the two shades of red....
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Working Shoes Cinderella NURSERY WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

The girl is very earnest und the doves’s position is unusual: On neck and knees. Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood. Enter the...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Balloon Skirt Cinderella GERMAN WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

This Cinderella comes with white and with grey doves. Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Little Long Braid Cinderella 19cm ❤️FAVORITE #germanwallfigures

Beautiful color scheme and touching with the too big shirt and the patched up dress. Early screenprint with added hand-painting....
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1950er MERTENS-KUNST Graues Aschenputtel mit roter Schürze HOLZ-BILD #germanwallfigures

There are many different Mertens-Kunst Cinderellas, many of them having the same number. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Sitting Blue Vest Cinderella WOOD-PICTURE #germanwallfigures

There is a similar Mertens version with Cinderella raising her apron, only with red vest and red bun. Enter the...
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1930s WRANGEL Large Slim Cinderella on Thick Wood #germanwallfigures

Almost 0,8 cm thick wood, that is very unusual for German Wall Figures, normally the wood is 0,3 cm thick....
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1930s MERTENS-KUNST Long Legs Cinderella FAIRY TALE WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

Where is the average harmony of Mertens-Kunst here? You never know, maybe the artist had a daughter growing too fast...
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1950s HELLERKUNST Kneeling Cinderella with Put Up Braid #germanwallfigures

There are two kneeling version by Hellerkunst, the first one was very solemn (enter "page cut" in the search!), this...
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1930s Pfeil (?) ✧ Kneeling Blue Cinderella on Black Base

A black base, that is very unusual. And the open mouth, that is unusual, too. Not the fact that it...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Red Head Cinderella w Bun VINTAGE NURSERY #germanwallfigures

Look at her raising her apron! There is a second Mertens design where she does that, only with Blue Vest...
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1940er “Sonderanfertigung WZ” Sad Cinderella on War Time Cardboard (2nd World War) #germanwallfigures

During war times some manufacturers painted on cardboard instead of wood. And the faces got sad. Here you find both....
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1950s Original Bergischer Engel ✧ Standing Cinderella with Red Cap

Hand-painted on wood with varnish and rare. On the back you see the stamp of the first years, later there...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Kneeling Cinderella with Fireplace HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Again the red brick stones, adding to the vivid color scheme. This wood picture was meant for a children's coat...
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1940s HELLERKUNST Ball Dress Cinderella FAIRY TALE WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood. Most fairy tale wood pictures show the poor Cinderella. Here we have an exception, Cinderella the prom...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Kneeling Cinderella with Braid Bun HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

This is a beautiful light blue dark blue color scheme, completed with Cinderella's blond hair. Hand-painted on 3mm plywood. Enter...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Stove Cinderella 22cm Wood Picture HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

One of the Cinderella Series with Red Brick Stones. The Stones make a nice contrast in the color scheme. Hand-painted...
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1970s Pebaro ✧ Cinderella with Stone Stove and Kettle

The hobby artist was not great painter, but I like the color scheme and the dotted head scarf. And look...
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1930s HELLERKUNST Page Cut Cinderella 19cm Antique German Toy HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum germanwallfigures.com to see more: germanwallfigures hellerkunst
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1950s Original Bergischer Engel ✧ Tree Stump Cinderella with Apron and Head Scarf

Mrs. Gruner-Witkop, who had turned 90 in November 2018, told me in February 2019 on the telephone that she remembers...
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1970s HELLERKUNST Headache Cinderella 26cm Decor SCREEN-PRINTED #germanwallfigures

This fairy tale wood picture shows the poor Cinderella, and suffering to boot. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or...
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1960s MERTENS-KUNST Hairband Cinderella GERMAN NURSERY #germanwallfigures

In the 1960s Mertens-Kunst changed to screen-printing, first with additional hand-painting. Especially most of the edges were still colored by...
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1960s MERTENS-KUNST Red Hair Wreath Cinderella 24cm WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

BB 5 Cendrillon // Screen-printed on 3mm-plywood. Look at the put up braid, on top of her head. That's a...
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1940s Hilla ✧ Cinderella Drying her Stockings

Unfortunately Hilla was not so great at drawing faces, but look at the accessories: The wooden clothesline, the towel and...
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1940s Graupner ☆ Cinderella with Tree and Mother’s Grave

Rare is the wall figure with her mother's grave. This is one of two I have known so far. Enter...
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1960s MERTENS-KUNST Broom Cinderella GERMAN VINTAGE NURSERY #germanwallfigures

Screen-printed on 3mm-plywood. Look at the blond beehive do with the little red bows. And the broom is unusual, too:...
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1950s Original Bergischer Engel ✧ Blond Cinderella with Wall and Red Dress

This red dress is SO mid-century! It represents the girl fashion of that time beautifully! I also love the friendly...
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1940s UNKNOWN ✧ Cinderella on Red Kitchen Tiles #germanwallfigures

From the bottom to Cinderella's middle there seems to be a large triangle. Very simple and reduced, with an odd...
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1980s Pebaro ✧ Cinderella with Long Braid by Brigitte from Dresden

The template got produced in the 1970s. This hobby work however was done by Brigitte Lange for her son Martin...
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1940er HILLA Stool Cinderella with Blond Braid HOLZ-BILD #germanwallfigures

Hilla has a style of their own. On this Cinderella wall figure the thin lines were drawn with a black...
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1950s Hobby Craft ✧ Little Brother and Little Sister with Flying Skirts

Eine sehr gelungene Kopie eines der beliebtesten Märchenholzbilder von Mertens-Kunst. Mir gefällt das rote Farb-Schema, sonst gibt es nur die...
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1930s MERTENS-KUNST Pale Blue Little Brother and Sister NURSERY DECOR #germanwallfigures

This is very early Mertens-Kunst, hand-painted on wood with varnish and very rare, a real museum piece. Most of the...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Flying Skirts Little Brother+Little Sister 21cm #germanwallfigures

This was the most popular Fairy Tale Wood Picture by Mertens-Kunst. For more than 20 years it got copied and...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Little Brother and Sister with Kiss 15cm DECOR #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on 3mm-plywood, height 15cm. The most tender wall figure of them all with a just a little retreating enchanted...
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1950s Munchner Kunst und Handwerk ✧ Little Brother and Little Sister with Dirndl and Bow Tie

Good wood, thick layers of paint and thick varnish, too. That reminds of Ravi-Kunst. The Munich Art also invested in...
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1960s Original Bergischer Engel ✧ Little Brother and Little Sister with Long Blond Hair

I like the golden hair band. Later almost all producers of wood pictures used yellow instead of gold.
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1940s Vobach ✧ Little Brother and Little Sister with Flower Wreath

I have known two different Vobach works of this sibling couple, and their colors are VERY different, this one being...
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1950s EDELHOLZ FREIBERG Little Brother+Little Sister 18cm DDR Toy #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on wood with varnish, a nice thick color layer. You see this version quite often, it was copied very...
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1930s HELLERKUNST Hugging Little Brother+Little Sister GERMAN VINTAGE #germanwallfigures

This is such a tender wall figure! And it is wonderful how Magda Hella managed to draw a slim silhouette...
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1950s Graupner ✧ Little Brother and Little Sister with Neckband (5339 // New in 1959)

This is the scene of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale where the little sister provides her litte brother with a...
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1970er MERTENS-KUNST Little Brother+Sister on 3 Legs GERMAN NURSERY #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more: germanwallfigures mertens-kunst
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1950s HELLERKUNST Short Hair Little Brother+Little Sister 24cm NURSERY DECOR #germanwallfigures

This is an unusual version of this fairy tale with the Little Sister having short hair. Dark and short -...
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1930s UNKNOWN ✧ Little Brother+Sister on very Thin Wood #germanwallfigures

This wall figure is hand-painted on only one layer of wood, not three as usual. There is a producer stamp...
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The most touching Dedication of them all! ❤️

You find the translation below, and yes, there really are these endearing grammar mistakes which I put into the translation...
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1970s Grossmann ✧ Little Brother and Sister on Fly Agaric Toadstool

Around 1970 Grossmann changed from hand-painting to the technique of screen-printing, like other manufacturers had done, too.
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Embracing Littler Brother+Sister NURSERY DECOR #germanwallfigures

There are two similar versions of this loving duo: In the other one the sister is kissing Little Brother on...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Little Brother+Little Sister with Short Hair HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Red, yellow and light blue are a pretty color scheme, add the fresh green and you have a spring feeling....
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1970s Hellerkunst ✧ Green Little Brother and Little Sister (Plastic Picture)

With these plastic pictures Heller tried to make a material change, but it did not work out.
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1950s Graupner ✧ Slim Brother and Sister with Shawl Collar

You don't find this version quite often, with many variation of the colors. I guess the first template didn't come...
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1960s Münchner-Kunst ✧ Small Little Brother and Little Sister with Corkscrew Curls

This is a very small wood picture. Munchner-Kunst really tested all sizes, this is one of the smallest.
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1970s HELLERKUNST / HELLER Flower Wreath Little Brother+Little Sister DECOR #germanwallfigures

The original wood picture here was designed by Magda Heller. When her son Ralf Heller took over in 1966, after...
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1940s “SUDETEN” Little Brother+Little Sister on War Time Cardboard #germanwallfigures

During the 2nd World War some producers used cardboard instead of plywood. Some even had a stamp on the back,...
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1960s MERTENS-KUNST Psychedelic Little Brother+Sister NURSERY 20cm #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum germanwallfigures.com to find more: "germanwallfigures mertens-kunst" Enter...
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1980s MERTENS-KUNST Little Brother+Sister with Braids WOOD DECOR #germanwallfigures

"Modern Fairy Tales" by Mertens-Kunst: Those 1980s versions were the last ones produced by Mertens-Kunst. Enter the following in the...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Light Blue Sleeping Beauty with Crown ❤️FAVORITE 22cm #germanwallfigures

Light blue with pink flowers - always a wonderful color scheme! And the gold of the tiny crown completes it....
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1930s HELLERKUNST Thorn Base Sleeping Beauty VINTAGE Nursery #germanwallfigures

What a great idea,o make the base a thorn. Very beautyful. Hand-painted on wood. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Waterfall Hair Sleeping Beauty 21cm HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

Early Mertens-Kunst had very long hair! This beautiful Sleeping Beauty version comes in red and powder pink. It was produced...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Flower Crown Sleeping Beauty 23cm Wood #germanwallfigures

I have known of seven differnt Sleeping Beauties by Mertens-Kunst so far. Three are wearing pink flower dresses, I try...
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1950s Original Bergischer Engel ✧ Blond Sleeping Beauty in Light Blue Skirt

Another picture of Johanna Gruner-Witkop’s archive: I got the chance to take pictures and wondered about the „double base“.
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1960s RAVI-KUNST Red Haired Sleeping Beauty without Base VINTAGE ART #germanwallfigures

In the 1960s childlike facial features appeared on many fairy tale wood pictures. That meant a bigger head, large eyes...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Striped Dress Sleeping Beauty WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

An explosion of color: Just after the 2nd World War that's what Mertens-Kunst made! Quality material was available again, the...
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1960s HELLERKUNST / HELLER Flower Dress Sleeping Beauty FAIRY TALE #germanwallfigures

Later the color gold got replaced by yellow, not only on this motive. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or...
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1960s MERTENS-KUNST Roses Tiara Sleeping Beauty SCREEN-PRINTED #germanwallfigures

Roses in her hair, roses on her dress seam: This is the Roses Sleeping Beauty. In the German name "Dornroeschen",...
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1940s KUNSTGEWERBLICHE HANDARBEIT Sleeping Beauty on War Time Cardboard 14cm #germanwallfigures

I have held two similar items in my hands, both with this motive: One made of wood, one made of...
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1940s Liha ☆ Sleeping Beauty with Evil Fairy and Thorn Tree

Hand-painted on 4mm-plywood with varnish. I like the thorn tree, you hardly see it on fairy tale wood pictures. And...
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1940s HELLERKUNST Throne Sleeping Beauty 28cm HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

This is a large and wide wall figure! We have throne and a pillow, too. In the 1970s Heller produced...
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1940s “KUNSTGEWERBLICHER F.S.” Salmon Sleeping Beauty on War Time Cardboard #germanwallfigures

During the 2nd World War, good material got scarce, there where quite a lot cardboard pictures instead of wood pictures....
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1950s WEHA ☆ Sleeping Beauty with Pink Coat Dress and Roses

WEHA stands for "Werkstaetten Haupt" founded by Fritz Haupt in 1946. Many of his fairy tale wood pictures were the...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Pink Gold Crown Sleeping Beauty 22cm DECOR #germanwallfigures

One of the pink Sleeping Beauties by Mertens-Kunst. They are all beautiful! This is the one with the small crown...
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1960s GRAUPNER Graubele Sleeping Beauty Prince 20cm German Fretwork #germanwallfigures

More often than not Sleeping Beauty is sleeping alone on fairy tale wood pictures. Here we have one of the...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Lucky Fly Agaric Mushroom Fairy Child GERMAN ART #germanwallfigures

Very rare, very enchanting. Hand-painted on wood and a wonderfully done copy, too. I had looked for it for years...
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1960s UNKNOWN ✧ White Flute Angel Sitting in Moon Crescent #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on wood, with varnish. It is a beautiful wall figure with a harmonious color scheme, but I don't know...
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1930s MERTENS-KUNST Art Deco Fairy Child with Cowslip Flower #germanwallfigures

Which is the most beautiful of them all? Sometimes I don't know which of the early Art DecoWall Figures I...
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1940s UNKNOWN ✧ Red Fairy with Hoodie Dress and Key #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on plywood. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more:...
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1960s Graupner ☆ Singing Angels as Candle Holder

Those tiny angels were very popular in Germany back then. Printed wood template on 3mm-plywood.(Fretwork Template 5363c)
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1960s Graupner ✧ Candle Holder with Lute Angel (5397c Fretwork Template)

One of the popular little candle angels. Printed on 3mm-plywood with coloring suggestions.
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Red Blue Saint Mary with Baby Jesus and Halo #germanwallfigures

This is an unusual Mertens-Kunst item. The colors are very bright and thick and with a very shiny varnish. Plus...
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1940s UNKNOWN ✧ Golden Saint Mary with Baby Jesus and Angels #germanwallfigures

This is one of the rare religious motives on Children’s Wood Figures. I love the light and gold details on...
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1930s HELLERKUNST Candle Angel Cleaning a Star GERMAN NURSERY #germanwallfigures

An engaging motive once you've got figured out what the angel is doing here. I like the beautiful color scheme...
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1940s HELLERKUNST Fairy Child on Autumn Leaf HAND-PAINTED German Art #germanwallfigures

This wood picture belongs to the months series by Hellerkunst. It shows 12 beautiful motives with children. The names for...
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1950s HELLERKUNST Sun Flower with Fairy and Bee FAIRY TALE NURSERY #germanwallfigures

One of the Hellerkunst fairies, in this case a tiny bee sized fairy. Screenprinted on wood. Enter the following in...
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1940s Ingeborg Immel ☆ Red Angel with Corkscrew Curls and Candle

On the back someone wrote with a pencil: "Original von Ingeborg Immel", so it's an original by a woman named...
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1950s MERTENS-KUNST Kneeling Fairy Child with Fly Agaric Mushroom Hat #germanwallfigures

Toadstools have always been popular guests on fairy tale wood pictures, sometimes they even were a big part of the...
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1930s UNKNOWN Fairy Child in Hoodie Dress GERMAN WOOD PICTURE #germanwallfigures

The style and the fine face features all fit early Mertens-Kunst, but the back looks rather like Hobby Craft. I...
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1940s HELLERKUNST Short Hair Angel with Key HAND-PAINTED German Art #germanwallfigures

There is a newer version by Magda Heller's son, Ralf Heller. In that new version there is no base. Enter...
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1930s HELLERKUNST Star Girl with Red Cap HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

The star is made of two hues of yellow. The top color looks like very thin paper, but it is...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Spring Fairy in Light Blue Dress GERMAN VINTAGE NURSERY #germanwallfigures

Hand-painted on wood with varnish, very endearing. It belongs to the four seasons series by Ravi-Kunst. Enter the following in...
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1940s UNKNOWN Blue Angel with Book of Life VINTAGE WOOD DECOR #germanwallfigures

I have seen a photo of the Hellerkunst manufactory in the 1930s. There you can see, among other wall figures,...
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1930s Hosenmatz ✧ Red Fairy on Bird Branch

An unusual fairy, but I named her fairy for the following reasons: 1. She is sitting on a rather slim...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Christmas Angel as Tree Decoration VINTAGE #germanwallfigures

Faces are hard to paint, this one is so beautiful. The detailed Pixie cut and the pink flower add to...
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1950s HELLERKUNST Sleeping Moonlight Fairy SCREEN-PRINTED #germanwallfigures

Once again, Magda Heller's eerie light made of yellow and light green! This wood picture is very enchanting and very...
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1940s HELLERKUNST Red Guitar Angel HAND-PAINTED Vintage Nursery #germanwallfigures

This belongs to a Hellerkunst series of angels with different music instruments. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in...
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1940s Kleur en Profiel ☆ Kneeling Blue Angel at Baby Cradle

On many of this manufacturers's back sides it says: Made in Holland. This is one of the exceptions, no German...
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1940s HELLERKUNST Hovering Bellflower Angels HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

This wood picture belongs to the famous Evening Prayer by Engelbert Humperdinck with 14 protecting angels. A line in the...
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1950s HELLERKUNST Christmas Angel with Tiny Tree HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

One of the few Christmas motives by Hellerkunst and the prettiest of all the Hellerkunst angels. Enter the following in...
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German Wall Figures on the Go ✧ 1940s Fairy Flying on a Leaf in Berlin Adlon 2018

Hand-painted on wood with varnish. It is most likely a copy of the original Hellerkunst Fairy on a Leaf. Only...
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1950s HELLERKUNST Kneeling Angel Pair with Hovering Stars ANTIQUE ART #germanwallfigures

This is one of the rare Christmas Wood Pictures designed by Hellerkunst. Look at the many small hovering stars!
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1950s HELLERKUNST Wooden Christmas Angel Card HAND-PAINTED #germanwallfigures

What an endearing idea, a wooden, hand-painted Christmas Card! I bet those who were lucky enough to receive one were...
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1930s Hosenmatz ✧ Angel with Flared Trousers and Bellflower

Very unusual what with the fared trousers and the tiny wings. Hosenmatz was a manufacturer who had lots of original...
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1960s Hellerkunst ✧ Blessing Yellow Angels

This wooden wall figure belongs to the famous Evening Prayer by Engelbert Humperdinck with 14 protecting angels. A line in...
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1950s HELLERKUNST Large Cradle with Angels GERMAN VINTAGE #germanwallfigures

The height is 46cm, so it's really huge. This wood picture belongs to the famous Evening Prayer by Engelbert Humperdinck...
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1960s HELLERKUNST Kneeling Cradle Angels GERMAN VINTAGE NURSERY #germanwallfigures

This wood picture belongs to the famous Evening Prayer by Engelbert Humperdinck with 14 protecting angels. A line in the...
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1960s HELLERKUNST Hovering Angels with Heaven Blanket GERMAN WOOD PLAQUE #germanwallfigures

This wooden wall figure belongs to the famous Evening Prayer by Engelbert Humperdinck with 14 protecting angels. A line in...
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1960s HELLERKUNST Hovering Angels with Pointing Finger GERMAN ART #germanwallfigures

"... two to whom 'tis given, to guide my steps to heaven", this is what Humperdinck wrote in his famous...
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1940er HELLERKUNST The Holy Family with Mary, Jesus and Joseph CHRISTMAS #germanwallfigures

This is a huge wood picture on thick wood. It is hand-painted and rare. Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search...
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1970s HELLERKUNST / HELLER Screen-Printed Red Angel with Key+Cowslip #germanwallfigures

The original wood picture here was designed by Magda Heller. When her son RALF HELLER took over in 1966, after...
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1950s Pastel Colored Mother Holle’s Golden Daughter with Snow Pine Tree

A typical Mother Holle motive. The unusual thing about this one is the winter forest pine and that there is...
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1950s Drei Tannen Olbernhau ☆ Mother Holle at the Window with Pointed Roof

This producer has a very unique style - how to put it? Colorful and round! Let’s not start with the...
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1940s Ravi-Kunst ☆ Mother Holle with Frilly Bonnet and Heart Window

This is a beautiful Mother Holle, just look at the details: The shadows on the frilly bonnet, the red duvet...
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1940s GRAUPNER Mother Holle with Snow Village 27cm German Fretwork Graubele #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum germanwallfigures.com to see more: "germanwallfigures graupner"
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1950s Mertens-Kunst ✧ Colorful Mother Holle with Orange Head Scarf #germanwallfigures

There ist an almost identical Mertens Mother Holle with blue head scarf, but I like this one more. Screen-print on...
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Mother Holle at Brick Stone Window GERMAN NURSERY #germanwallfigures

Once again, the red brick stones, adding some color to this Mother Holle design. You also find it in the...
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💡 1960s Graupner ✧ Mother Holle with High Bonnet (5567e / Wooden Fretwork Template)

Unfinished projects - they are beautiful because they highlight how great it is to finish a project which is your...
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1940s UNKNOWN ☆ Beautiful Golden Daughter with Balcony (Mother Holle) #germanwallfigures

It makes you think of Mother Holle, that's the first person who springs to mind. But it must be Mother...
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1960s GRAUPNER Mother Holle’s Good Daughter 17cm Fairy Tale Wood Decor #germanwallfigures

Enter the following in the Ebay.de-search or in the search of my Online-Museum GERMANWALLFIGURES to discover more: germanwallfigures graupner
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1960s Mertens-Kunst ✧ Lazy Daughter with Short Ponytail (Mother Holle) #germanwallfigures

The Mother Holle Fairy Tale includes the Good and the Lazy Daughter. In German, it’s Frau Holle with Goldmarie and...
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1950s Edelholz Freiberg ✧ Mother Holle’s Golden Daughter in Light Blue Dress

There are other words for this girl: Good Daughter or Golden Mary. I like the the beautiful light colors and...
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1950s Original Bergischer Engel ✧ Mother Holle with Bow Bonnet and Feathers

Mother Holle (also called Mother Hulda) is very often depicted with a pillow, but hardly with feathers, like here!
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1950s RAVI-KUNST Golden Daugter with Gold Gate (Mother Holle / Hulda) #germanwallfigures

What I like about Ravi-Kunst is that they sometimes show unusual details or scenes of the fairy tales. This is...
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1930s Mertens-Kunst ✧ Lazy Daughter in Orange Dress (Mother Holle) #germanwallfigures

This design is still influenced by the Art Deco style. A beautiful color scheme. This wall figure shows the story...
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1960s Mertens-Kunst ✧ Good Daughter with Hair Band (Mother Holle) #germanwallfigures

Siebdruck mit zusätzlicher Handbemalung, eher selten. Hier sind auch der Brunnen und das Spinnrad abgebildet, so kann man Goldmarie nicht...
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1950s Mertens-Kunst ✧ Good Daughter with Red Hair (Mother Holle) #germanwallfigures

Early screen-print on wood with added hand-painting, quite rare. The orange-red hair is rather unusual, combined with the red vest....
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1950s MUNCHNER-KUNST Heart Base Mother Holle 17cm Fairy Tale Picture #germanwallfigures

How do you paint the snow on the village and on the pillow? Enlarge the picture, then it becomes clear!...
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1930er Vobach ✧ Golden Daughter with Braids and Cloud Base

A nice little wall hanging, hand-painted on 5mm-wood. (Mother Holle / Hulda)
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1960s Mertens-Kunst ✧ Lazy Daughter Wiping her Face (Mother Holle) #germanwallfigures

The Mother Holle Fairy Tale includes the Good and the Lazy Daughter. In German, it’s Frau Holle with Goldmarie and...
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1940s MERTENS-KUNST Classic Mother Holle with Cloud #germanwallfigures

The Mother Holle Fairy Tale includes the Good and the Lazy Daughter. In German, it’s Frau Holle with Goldmarie and...
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1940s Original Bergischer Engel ☆ Very Shocked Frog King Princess

Look at the long face and the round mouth! The artist, Mrs. Gruner-Witkop (90 in November 2018) told me, that...
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1930er Wrangel ☆ Red Frog King Princess on Blue Base

Hand-painted on wood with varnish. Enchanting in its simplicity and beauty.
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1930s Graupner ✧ Frog King with Well and Princess in Round Frame (5127)

This design is still influenced by the Art Deco style. It is a beautiful work, look at the details of...
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1930er Mertens-Kunst ☆ Yellow Frog King Princess with Small Golden Crown #germanwallfigures

Here we go again: Early Mertens equals beautiful most of the time. Very simple and very enchanting. Hand-painted on wood,...
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1930s Ilse Schneider ✧ Adult Frog King Princess in Red Dress

Ilse Schneider used to work for Magda and Georg Heller in the early 1930s. Later she had her own manufactory,...
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1930s Mertens-Kunst ☆ Yellow Frog King Princess with Wide Crown #germanwallfigures

The Frog King Princesses by Mertens-Kunst came with different crowns. Even this very old yellow princess was available with a...
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