Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – 1950’s Frank Marshall Nosey Figure

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Here’s a video of another example of a Nosey style figure from Frank Marshall. This fellow was carved in 1952 and is a wonderful example of Marshall’s work.

He has a lot of functions: Side to side self centering eyes, right eye winks, raising eyebrows and upper lip smile.

Click here to see more of this 1950’s Frank Marshall Nosey Figure


Have you seen the Frank Marshall Tribute DVD, click here


Ventriloquist Central is the brainchild of Dan Willinger and Steve Hurst. Dan is a ventriloquism enthusiast and ventriloquist figure collector. He has been collecting for over 25 years. He created the Ventriloquist Central Collection. It now has over 100 ventriloquist figures and over 50 of them are Frank Marshall figures. Steve is a ventriloquist as well as builder of ventriloquist figures. He also has a background in sales, marketing, building websites and computers. Because they both love the art of ventriloquism, the website Ventriloquist Central was born. For more information about the website, go to:

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One Response to Ventriloquist Central Collection Video Series – 1950’s Frank Marshall Nosey Figure

  1. LeeDean says:

    I do wish he had written a book about the art. Somebody should write it, setting forth Marshall’s theory and practice in all aspects based on personal information.

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