Puppet Theatre

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Title Puppet Theatre
Identifier 39222002182652.tif
Photo Number Folder 4, #9
Subject Taliesin; Taliesin (Spring Green, Wis.); Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959; Architecture
Creator Woolley, Taylor
Publisher Utah State History
Date 1911; 1912
Description In 1908 before building Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright designed a puppet theatre for his youngest son, Llewellyn. An adaptation of a passage from Richard Harvey's Taliesin: A Masque reads, "To Fashion worlds in little--Making form as God does one with Spirit--So God makes use of poets." This model was built for Wright's exhibition at the Chicago Architectural Club in 1914. Taylor Woolley was invited back to Taliesin at that time to help Wright with the preparations.
Comment Taylor Woolley was a Utah architect who worked under Frank Lloyd Wright at Taliesin I (c. 1911-1914) at Spring Green Wisconsin during its initial construction.
Rights Digital Image © 2011 Utah State History. All Rights Reserved.
Source Format Black and white negative
Source Size 6.25 x 3.75 inches
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner, grayscale, at 800 dpi. Archival file is uncompressed TIFF
Metadata Cataloger Heidi Orchard; Peter Goss
ARK ark:/87278/s6kh0qq2
Source MSS C 340 Taylor Woolley Collection
Setname dha_twpc
Date Created 2011-10-03
Date Modified 2011-10-19
ID 695940
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6kh0qq2
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