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Carl Heinrich Hoff (1838 - 1890) - A letter of importance, 1878

A Letter of Importance Carl Heinrich Hoff (German, Oil on canvas. Carl Heinrich Hoff, the Elder, was a genre painter, born in Mannheim.

Featuring a replica of a 19th century German Joseph Scholz proscenium, this is a Cuckoo Crèche. On the hour, the curtains open to reveal an animated scene of The Nativity, and then the large, lyre-decorated, half-round doors above the proscenium open, and the cuckoo calls. found on PaperModelKiosk.com site at http://www.papermodelkiosk.com/php/forum/entry.php?90-Collin-a-six-year-old-cr%C3%A8che-enthusiast-inspires-an-Advent-Cuckoo

Featuring a replica of a century German Joseph Scholz proscenium