Museum of New Mexico Press


The Hand-Carved Marionettes of Gustave Baumann

Share Their World

Ellen Zieselman, Author

Famous color woodcut printmaker Gustave Baumann was a superb woodcarver who was captivated by puppet theatre. In the 1930's Baumann carved a collection of marionettes for plays he wrote about New Mexico's cultural heritage. Featuring twenty-five marionettes photographs.


"A wonderful gift for all ages?Indeed, here is a Pinocchio story of a man who loved his creations so much they came alive. In this book, they do."
-New Mexico Magazine

Trim: 12" x 9"

Pages: 64

Illustrations: 49 color and 15 black-and-white photographs




Paperback $20.00