Artist Paul McPharlin, American, 1903-1948
Title
  • Ringmaster
Date 1936
Medium wood, Plastic Wood, cloth, and paint
Dimensions Overall: 25 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 4 1/4 inches (64.8 × 21.6 × 10.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W.H.J. McPharlin and Marjorie Batchelder McPharlin
Accession Number 52.351
Department Performing Arts
Not On View
Mr. and Mrs. W.H.J. McPharlin and Marjorie Batchelder McPharlin;
1952-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bell, John. Strings, Hands, Shadows: A Modern Puppet History. DIA. Detroit, ca. 2000, (color ill.) p. 71.

Puppetry, 10 (1939): p. 14.