OTHERS 1930-1945

Here your find among others: Hilla, Hosenmatz, Kleur en Profiel, Vobach, Wrangell, Eifel and Munchner-Kinderwandbilder.

1940s ~Edelholz Freiberg * Little Hawelmann with Cot and Moon

MARGARETHE EDEL IS THE WOMAN BEHIND EDELHOLZ FREIBERG. This wall figure has no name on the back, but they style...
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1930s Unknown Manufacturer * Colorful Hansel and Gretel in Folklore Blouses

WHO KNOWS THE NAME OF THIS PRODUCER? I don't know his manufacturer, yet I know about 10 motives by them.
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1930s Wrangel * Long Braid Cinderella with Raised Dove

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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1930er Niedersachsen * Little School Boy “Sheldon” with Red Jacket and Bow Tie

HIS NAME IS NOT SHELDON, of course, but the new 2018s TV-Series "Young Sheldon" made the bow tie for boys...
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1940s Unknown Producer * Little Goose Girl with Willow Catkin

I HAVE SEEN ABOUT 10 different designs by this manufacturer, but I don't know its name. Can someone help me...
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1940er Ilse Schneider * Earnest Seven Miles Boots Boy with Fists and Yellow Scarf

IN THE WAR YEARS, most of the faces were solemn, but I know many earnest Ilse Schneider wall figure faces...
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1930s Ilse Schneider * Blue Dwarf under Fly Agaric Mushroom Umbrella with Root

A VERY UNIQUE MOTIVE, the torn out mushroom along with its root. Hand-painted on wood, with varnish, definitly a beloved...
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1930s WRANGEL / WRANGELL Beautiful Art Deco Hansel and Gretel with Gingerbread Cookies *

🇬🇧 Wrangel / Wrangell was a manufacturer producing German Wall Figures from 1930 to 1948. The founder and artist was...
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1930s EIFEL Mother in Blue Orange Coat Dress Holding her Baby

🇬🇧 A beautiful hand-painted item. Some of these designs have a halo. They are then Mary with Jesus or a...
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1930s EIFEL Light Blue Star Money Girl with Three Golden Stars

🇬🇧 This is a wall figure by Ilse Schneider. She had first worked for Hellerkunst and then started her own...
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1930s EIFEL The Six Swans with Light Blue Sister (Brothers Grimm)

🇬🇧 Very rare, hand-painted on wood. The color scheme is so so beautiful.
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1930s WRANGEL / WRANGELL All Red Little Red Riding Hood with Athletic Wolf

🇬🇧 The artist Wrangel lived with her family in Stuttgart. During World War II. their house where they lived and...
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1930s Münchner Kinder-Wandbilder * Little Girl with Red Ribbon Lamb Toy

🇬🇧 The 1930s Münchner Kinder-Wandbilder had large wall figures and a matte finish. My guess is that they developed into...
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1940s Niedersachsen-Kunst * Dwarf in Blue Hoddie Dress with Giant Bouquet

A BEAUTIFUL BIRTHDAY PRESENT - that is what I imagine this motive to have been back then. Bright colors, a...
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1930s Colorful Hiking Couple on Grass Base (Date 1941)

🇬🇧"True friendship is a plant of slow growth." George Washington
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1940s HILLA Sweep Lover Pair on Red Heart Base

🇬🇧 The manufacturer Hilla is hard to date. The pictures look like they were hand-painted only yesterday, thick layers of...
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1940s HILLA Embracing Lovers on Red Heart Base (Mosel Collection)

German Wall Figures in their natural environment 😀
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1940s HILLA Four Singer Boys with Sheet Music on Meadow Base

🇬🇧 Hand-painted on wook. You can feel the thick smooth paint layers.
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1940er HILLA (!?) Small Cinderella with Sad Face (hand-painted on Cardboard=War Time Material)

During war times some manufacturers painted on cardboard instead of wood. And the faces got sad. Here you find both.
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1930s GERHEINA Dwarf Protector with Broken Sword

This one is actually called Zwergenbeschützer = Dwarf Protector.
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1940s HILLA * Kissing Lover Pair on Red Heart Base

Hilla has more than one design with a red heart base. This one shows teenagers who are kissing.
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1940s HILLA Lantern Lover

The Sutterlin script translates to: "If your love live faces night, go embrace a lantern light."
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1930s Wrangel * Thinker Dwarf Gandalf with Pipe and Tree Stump

GANDALF PLANNING THE NEXT MOVES, this is who this wall figure reminds me of. Take your time just thinking, not...
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1930s EIFEL Blond Goose Maid in Polka Dot Apron with Flying Hair

Eifel belonged to Ilse Schneider who had formerly worked for Hellerkunst. Then she opened her own business / manufactory. Thank...
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1940s Ski Girl with Red Beanie / Little Ski Rabbit Christel (Date 1946)

"Christel das kleine Skihaserl" = "Little Ski Rabbit Christel" - You can actually feel the paint layers and the unusually...
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1940s Little Red Riding Hood Walking and Talking with Wolf (hand-painted on Cardboard=War Time Material)

There were times when quality plywood was not available or to expensive, so some manufacturers produced on cardboard.
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1930s ZAANDIJK Smiling Axe Dwarf Running with a Lantern

🇬🇧 Zaandijk was a Dutch manufacturer. This Smiling Axe Dwarf is hand-painted on wood, seems to have been a favourite...
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Video 😃 1950s Dirndl Girl as Jumping Jack

Here is the link to the YouTube-Video: Dirndl Girl Hampelmann / Jumping Jack
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How to Mount German Wall Figures

... or on the wardrobe. Or on the door. I took pretty 1970s Christmas gift wrap, padded mirror mount tape...
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There was not only one German Currency in the Last Century …

Knowing the currency of vintage pricing in the USA is easy, because the USA has always had the dollar. Germany...
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EIFEL / Many designs were inspired by Ilse Schneider

Ilse Schneider wrote and illustrated books about dwarfs and fairies. Many of her motives gave inspiration to wall figures motives....
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