Italy - 1890-1919
|No. of items:||2|
|Designer/ Artist:||Sicilia - Caltagirone|
|Country of Origin:||Italy|
|Condition:||Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear|
Antique Sicilian marionette puppets, are the heroes of the popular epic theatre, likely originated from Spain of Don Quixote and later spread in Naples, Bari and Rome, but above all in Sicily, where, since the first half of the 19th century, it reached its maximum development.
In no time, thanks to skill and intuition of the Sicilian artisans, the rudimentary puppets made of wood, fabric, cardboard, tinfoil and terracotta, made a quantum leap.
In good condition with restoration on the bases stems and coating. See pictures for a better impression of this lot.
Both bear the inscription “Sicilia”
- Height 12.50 cm
Base diameter 5.30 cm
Catawiki member since November 15, 2017, received 203 reviews in total (127 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||92.6% (127 reviews)|
|(last 12 months)|
Très beaux verres, je suis très satisfaite de mon achat
nice and good
Well packed. Arrived in good condition and quick. I’m happy with my purchase!
Bellissimo oggetto, ottimo imballaggio. Grazie!
Beautiful glasses, unfortunately one was broken in the box
Objet comme je l’ai vue sur la photo
Envoie très rapide
Je suis ravie
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