Artist Italian
  • Young Woman
Date probably 18th century
Medium Wood, plaster, cloth, glass, and paint
Dimensions Overall: 21 1/2 × 11 × 6 inches (54.6 × 27.9 × 15.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Helen Reisdorf in memory of her brother Jack L. Reisdorf
Accession Number 52.154
Department Performing Arts
Not On View
Helen Reisdorf;
1952-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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Bell, John. Strings, Hands, Shadows: A Modern Puppet History. Detroit: Detroit Institute of Arts, ca. 2000, p. 12, (color ill.) p. 12.