Sarg, Tony, b. 1880 d. 1942
Active in New York, N.Y.
Collection size: ca. 2000 items (on 2 microfilm reels)
Collection Summary: Biographical sketches; published and unpublished writings including a lecture on puppetry and puppet play scripts by Sarg and Remo Bufano; sketches of marionettes; reports of audience reaction to puppet performances; business correspondence with Ernest Briggs; photographs of puppets and puppeteers; clippings; catalogs; programs; and printed materials.
Biographical/Historical Note: Puppeteer, marionettist, childrens' books illustrator, cartoonist, caricaturist, painter, craftsman, lecturer, and writer; New York, N.Y. His full name was Anthony Frederick Sarg.
Lent for microfilming, 1979, Detroit Institute of Art Archives.