Self-assembly kit providing the parts to build a small tachyscope, or moving picture projector, using two discs of images (including Muybridge's running horse), and a stroboscopic light. The instruction booklet contains a short account of the pioneering work of Muybridge and Anschutz.

Item number 79406
Category Optical Accessory
Type Proto-Cinema
Language English
Country of origin UK

Part of the Bill Douglas and Peter Jewell Collection