Mixed Lot Josef Originals "Love Is" Figurines +

Mixed Lot Josef Originals "Love Is" Figurines + A lovely story behind the items in this lot ..... a gentlemen would occasionally leave the house to do the shopping and upon his return would prepare his wife's lunch / dinner tray placing a single red rose and one of these adorable figurines on her tray. This lot contains fantastic porcelain figurines from the "Love Is", Los Angeles Times, syndicated comic strip. Figurines are made by Josef Originals and each is stamped with a 1972 copyright and signed, "Kim". All items are in excellent condition with no breaks, chips or repairs. Lot includes:- Figurines, each about 3.5" tall: Love is....getting a love letter from him Love is....wanting to protect her Love is....hearing his voice long distance Love is....for sharing Love is....letting your heart rule your head- 2 coffee mugs made by the Good Corporation; one features "Love Is...fixing her breakfast in the morning", and the other is "Love is...admitting his coffee tastes better than yours". Each cup measures 4.5" tall.From the internet: "Love Is... is the name of a comic strip created by New Zealand cartoonist Kim Casali (née Grove) in the late 1960s. The main characters are a man and woman depicted naked, with no primary or secondary sexual features. The male has dark black, short hair while the female has light, waist-length hair. ... read more