< img src ="https://diycraftsrecipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/il_570xN.982020218_gbvm.jpg"border="0"width= "570"height=" 429 "/ > 20,00 USD a vintage West Germany KUNSTLERSCHUTZ Leopard figurine with fur in excellent used condition.
Original label likewise in great condition. Extremely collectible.
(Please excuse the lint)
These antiques are flocked animals made by the Wagner Handwork (Fritz Wagner Arts and Crafts) company of Germany. These animals are likewise referred to as Wagner-Tiere (in their homeland) and “”Kunstlerschutz”animals(a name based upon a copyright-related word that appears on older labels).
Each animal was made by hand from a paper-and-clay-based composition “”blank,” “then covered, or flocked, with cotton fibers. Color was used next, using nontoxic paints. Great details such as claws, nostrils, eyebrows, areas, and the ever-present smile were likewise handpainted.