Swedish Wooden Toys (BOK)

Amy F Ogata

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The Swedish toy industry has long produced vast quantities of colorful, quality wooden items that reflect Scandinavian design and craft traditions. This superbly illustrated book, including specially commissioned photography, looks at over 200 years of Swedish toys, from historic dollhouses to the latest designs for children. Featuring rattles, full-size rocking horses, dollhouses, and building blocks to skis, sleds, and tabletop games with intricate moving parts, Swedish Wooden Toys also addresses images of Swedish childhood, the role of the beloved red Dala horse in the creation of national identity, the vibrant tradition of educational toys, and the challenges of maintaining craft manufacturing in an era of global mass-production.


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2014 Forfatter Amy F Ogata
Yale University Press
ISBN 9780300200751
Antall sider 352 Dimensjoner 22,9cm x 30,5cm x 3,4cm
Vekt 1529 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Andre medvirkende Amy F. Ogata, Susan Weber