Industry pioneer Dov Kelemer of DKE Toys is offering a wide ranging collection of art toys the upcoming DKE Toys Archive Auction via Heritage Auctions. The 159 lots in the auction feature many of the toys distributed by DKE Toys and includes items released in 2000 and later. Our selected highlights include each of the eight Nosferatu figures by Futura x 360 Toy Group, the Invasion Kit #1: Albinos (2002) by Invader, both BunnyDuck toys by Todd Schorr x Necessaries Toys Foundtion, the set of three Sours by Brendan Monroe x Android 8 and the wide selection of Frank Kozik releases. Catnip for completists, many of the lots feature every colorway/edition of a particular figure.
Proxy bidding for the DKE Toys Archive Auction is currently open for all lots. The live auction begins on March 4 2020 at 11 AM PST. The auction listings are a must browse for collectors hunting for key pieces as well those interested in the history of the art toy industry.