Artist Walter E. Deaves, American, 1854 - 1919
Title
  • Octopus
Date 1903
Medium leather, paint, and cloth
Dimensions Overall: 28 3/4 × 14 3/8 × 17 1/2 inches (73 × 36.5 × 44.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Paul McPharlin Memorial Fund
Accession Number 54.130
Department Performing Arts
Not On View
(Perry Dilley [1896-1968]);
1954-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bell, John. Strings, Hands, Shadows: A Modern Puppet History. Detroit: Detroit Institute of Arts, ca. 2000, (color ill.) p. 29.

Puppetry IV. 1933, pp. 39-42, (figs. 43-44).