R. John Wright: The Art of Toys

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Reverie Publishing Company, 2004 - Antiques & Collectibles - 208 pages
This is the definitive full-colour reference to the works produced by the company, R John Wright and it offers a rich exhibition of virtually every piece created in its history. In a collection of critical essays interspersed throughout the book, the author discusses the development and importance of significant creations, and places the works in the context of toy history. A special section takes readers behind the scenes at the R John Wright Dolls workshop in Cambridge, New York, with never-before-seen pictures detailing the various stages of production. Filled with hundreds of beautiful images, a compelling story and in-depth reference material, this exciting volume will inform, inspire and enchant all those who appreciate the art of toys.

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About the author (2004)

Krystyna Poray Goddu is the author of "A Celebration of Steiff: Timeless Toys for Today" and co-author of "The Doll by Contemporary Artists." She lives in New York City.

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