This marionette was created around 1930 by the Czech carver Jindřich Adámek (1874-1955).
In the case of the sale of this puppet, we dedicate half of the amount collected to the development of PUP - Puppet University Prague
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This beautiful witch girl will enchant you with her mysterious smile and fluffy hair. Her black dress is covered with delicate lace and is made of original quality materials. The witch's gentle expression is complemented by her red lips, her eyes highlighted by a black line and her cheeks pink. This marionette is the only and original piece in our collection.
He came from a carving family, his carvings are mostly nativity scenes; he created both individual figures and entire sets with scenery. He is also the author of many marionettes and complete marionette theaters. His marionettes are characterized by a simple but distinctive carving, wide faces and large eyes. The faces of the girl's marionettes resemble tender porcelain dolls. The heads of women's marionettes are carved without hair so that hairpins can be used and replaced. His marionettes were professionally mastered both in terms of expression and technology.
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