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 in 2021? Here are some recently sold items.
|Fernand Martin No 138 Squirrel Cage Windup Toy Circa||09/2021||£275.70|
|Fernand Martin Violinist Drinker Um 1907 Absolutely||08/2021||£1 365.77|
|German Fernand Martin Tin Wind Up Mechanical Toy||08/2021||£328.39|
|Fernand Martin Le Pochard Toy Old Mechanical 1899||08/2021||£457.82|
|File 400 Photos Of Production Fernand Martin||07/2021||£6.83|
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