Step back in time and experience the use of commedia dell'arte leather masks. Masks that transform and influence the imagination and physical presence of the actor. A time honoured artifice allowing students of drama to change their performance persona. The leather masks are handmade by mask-maker artisans in Venice, Italy. Made in the tradition of Italian masks as used in commedia dell'arte from the fourteenth to eighteenth century. A traditional lineage of mask-making that adds a sense of historical connection and empowerment to the device.
violet moon works leather and papier mâché masks are all hand crafted in the artisan traditions of Venetian mask-makers of Italy. All leather masks come with a certificate of authenticity that they are genuine Venetian Masks.
All masks are made to be worn and to fit an average adult face.
Colombina Arlecchino is from commedia dell'arte.
Colombina Arlecchino 10 cm x 23 cm