the Pipe and Tabor compendium

the Pipe and Tabor compendium

essays on the three-hole pipe

Street entertainers

marionettes and jig dolls
gallery

examples of the little figures used by pipe and tabor players over the centuries to entertain the general public in town and country.

1851

 
France France, Provence 18th century France18th century Italy
 
1797 1804 1810
 
   

 

 
 
1815 1820 1822
 
Victorian1823 satire - 'Gentleman Dancing Master' 1826
 
marionettesnot known    
1828 newspaper cutting of court casenewspaper cutting of court case - Star (London) - Saturday 15 November 1828
marionettesfrench

Wellington 1829 satire

1830 Germany1830 Germany
1835
1830-46 France
   
 
1835 1840 Mary Evans Picture Library 1840 copy1840 France, copy

early Victorianearly Victorian Germany

marionettesnot known VictorianVictorian
 
 
1820-60 France Victorian hollandmid Victorian, Holland New York
 
1824-83
 
late 19th century France FranceFrance Lantern SlideVictorian lantern slide [detail]
 
 
French oil paintingFrench oil painting 1890's statuette 1880-1910 Netherlands1880-1910 Netherlands
  1993 Scotland Charlotte Waites2010 Charlotte Waites
North Carolina, USA
21stcentury New Zealand festival21st century New Zealand festival  

 

 


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