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Capitano, 18th Century (?)

  • Italian

Wood, plaster, cloth, glass, and paint

  • 19 1/2 x 13 1/2 x 5 in.

Gift of Helen Reisdorf in memory of her brother Jack L. Reisdorf

52.153

Bell, John. Strings, Hands, Shadows: A Modern Puppet History. Detroit: Detroit Institute of Arts, c. 2000, p. 12, color ill. p. 12 Batchelder Marjorie H., Rod Puppets and the Human Theater. Columbus, Ohio State University Press, 1947, pp. 127-8, 236-38. McPharlin, Paul, (ed). The "Goldini Puppets", Puppetry 15, (1944-1945) 56. Brown, Forman, Punch's Progress, New York, The Mac Millan Co., 1936, pp. 74-75.

Italian, Capitano, 18th Century (?), Wood, plaster, cloth, glass, and paint. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Helen Reisdorf in memory of her brother Jack L. Reisdorf, 52.153.