Catalogue of an exhibition of optical toys and magic lanterns, from the collection of Harald Hansen, held in Mönchengladbach in 1991, with introductory historical essays followed by the catalogue of paper theatre, shadow theatre and puppets, phenakistiscopes, anamorphosis, zoetrope, kinematograph, cameras, steroscopes, magic lanterns and slides. Illustrated with black and white engravings and photographs in the eassys, the catalogue in colour.

Item number 39173
Category Book
Type Magic Lantern
Dimensions length 240mm; breadth 190mm; thickness 5mm
Language German
Country of origin Germany
Related people Harald Hansen (author)
Carsten Sternberg (author)

Part of the Bill Douglas and Peter Jewell Collection