|Bidding Ended:||September 10, 2009 at 12:00 PM EST|
Auction #198 - Part II
Item numbers 500 through 1103 in auction 198.
Matching pair, each 10.5" tall exceptionally well made fully jointed hand-painted wood dolls reminiscent of those made by Schoenhut and Ideal. Superb detailing, Horace has separate horse collar w/fabric bow tie and bristle tail, Clarabelle has metal cow bell around neck. Keith is known for his one-of-a-kind wooden Disney and other folk art creations (see Flip the Frog #580). Underside of one foot on each has hand-inked text "Walt Disney's Horace Horsecollar #2/Clarabelle #2 By Keith Kaonis 1981." Superb and early Keith Kaonis creations. (J - $700 to $1000)