Designed by Alexander Girard
The Wooden Dolls by Alexander Girard are a large family of wooden figures representing human and animal characters. Girard designed them in 1952 for his own use as decorative objects in his Santa Fe home. These originals, which are part of the Girard estate in the holdings of the Vitra Design Museum, served as models for the current re-editions. Precisely replicated down to the last detail, the many different Wooden Dolls are still fabricated and painted by hand today, just like the vintage pieces by Alexander Girard. And even if the differences between them are only very slight: each wooden figure is a unique, individual product, truly one of a kind.
The wooden doll is packaged in a high-quality wooden gift box with printed label, brochure included.
Material: solid fir, hand painted.
Origin of wood: silver fir (Abies alba) from Western Europe and/or Poland.
2 x 10.75 in.
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