Artist Margo Rose, American, 1903 - 1997
Artist Rufus Rose, American, 1904-1975
Title
  • Private Eye
Date 1935
Medium wood, fabric, and paint
Dimensions Overall: 25 × 9 × 4 1/2 inches (63.5 × 22.9 × 11.4 cm)
Overall (string height): 29 inches (73.7 cm)
Overall (control accessory): 8 1/2 × 7 inches (21.6 × 17.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Paul McPharlin Memorial Fund
Accession Number 1987.46
Department Performing Arts
Not On View
(The Puppetry Store, Santa Ana, California, USA);
1987-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bell, John. Strings, Hands, Shadows: A Modern Puppet History. Detroit, ca. 2000, color ill. pp. 11, 93.