Posts Categorized: Toys

Alexander Girard

Charming wooden figures by Alexander Girard (1909-1993), architect and textile designer, from 1963. He says ‘ Toys represent a microcosm of man’s world and dreams. They exhibit fantasy, imagination, humour and love. They are an invaluable record and expression of man’s ingenious unsophisticated imagination’… …see the Girard Wing of the Museum of International Folk Art. Below, a…

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