Fernand Martin made funny and sophisticated wind-up tin toys, some with multiple actions, and was copied many times by other toy manufacturers.
There are 4 distinctive periods of his work and of his successors: 1878-1894 (F. Martin), 1895-1912 (F. Martin), 1912-1919 (Georges Flersheim) and 1919-1937 (Victor Bonnet).
Some of his sought after toys include:
What's your Fernand Martin worth? Here are some recently sold items.
|Partition Spring Smile For Pianist Automaton...||07/2021||$5.91|
|Candelabra For Pianist Automaton Fernand Martin...||06/2021||$29.56|
|24 Key For Toys Frog Bear Vébé Tank Truck Canoe...||06/2021||$11.82|
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