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LL/86578
Gemma Frisius
A drawing by Gemma Frisius showing how he used a pinhole within a darkened room to study the solar eclipse of 1544
1545 (published)
Engraving
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/86578

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LL/31674
Gemma Frisius
A drawing by Gemma Frisius showing how he used a pinhole within a darkened room to study the solar eclipse of 1544
1545 (published)
Engraving
 
Private collection
 
LL/31674

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LL/69947
Unidentified artist
The Miraculous Mirror
1850 (ca)
Steel plate engraving
14.3 x 20.5 cm (image) 21 x 29 cm (overall)
 
George Eastman Museum
Museum accession, 1972.0079.0088
 
LL/69947

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LL/79215
Unidentified artist
Title page to Treatise on optics by Sir David Brewster (1853)
1853
Book illustration
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/79215

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LL/9884
Unidentified artist
Famille Savoyarde partant pour faire son tour de France
1806
Book illustration
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/9884 [Further details available]

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LL/94249
Unidentified artist
Famille Savoyarde partant pour faire son tour de France
1806
Book illustration
 
New York Public Library
BAP (Blanchard, P. Voyageur de la jeunesse dans les quatre parties du monde)
 
LL/94249 [Further details available]

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LL/94248
Unidentified artist
Famille Savoyarde partant pour faire son tour de France
1812
Print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
www.antique-prints.de, P018425, 30 October 2019
 
LL/94248 [Further details available]

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LL/63039
Unidentified artist
The Peep-Show Porter
1890 (ca)
Book illustration
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/63039 [Further details available]

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LL/94312
Unidentified artist
Fig. 205 - The organ-player
n.d.
Book illustration
9 3/8 × 7 1/16 in. (23.8 × 18 cm) (sheet)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Source requested
 
LL/94312 [Further details available]

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LL/94314
Follower of Edme Bouchardon (French, 1698–1762)
A Man selling Toy Windmills; and a Woman playing the Barrel Organ in a street as she carries a Magic Lantern on her back
n.d.
Oil on canvas
38.4 x 30.5 cm. (15.1 x 12 in.)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Current location requested
 
LL/94314

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LL/94313
Follower of Edme Bouchardon (French, 1698–1762)
A Man selling Toy Windmills; and a Woman playing the Barrel Organ in a street as she carries a Magic Lantern on her back
n.d.
Oil on canvas
38.4 x 30.5 cm. (15.1 x 12 in.)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Current location requested
 
LL/94313

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LL/94315
Unidentified artist
[An itinerant lanternist]
n.d.
Magazine illustration
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Full source details requested
 
LL/94315 [Further details available]

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LL/90121
Antonio Suntach
[Children lining up to view a peep show]
1791
Engraving
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/90121 [Further details available]

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LL/54474
John Thomson (1837–1921)
Magic Lantern Peep Show
1877
OIl on canvas
51 x 61 cm
 
Bonhams - London
 
LL/54474

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LL/54477
Bartolomeo Pinelli (1781-1835)
La Lanterna Magica
1815
Etching
 
Princeton University Library
Graphic Arts Theater Collection
 
LL/54477

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LL/87358
Bartolomeo Pinelli (1781-1835, after)
The Magic Lantern [La Lanterna Magica]
1808
Illustration
 
Bearnes, Hampton and Littlewood
The Philip Banham Collection of optical toys and stereoscopy, 6 March 2019, Lot: 28
 
LL/87358

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LL/54475
Charles Amedee Philippe Van Loo (French, 1719-1795)
The Camera Obscura (detail)
1764
OIl on canvas, detail
 
National Gallery of Art
 
LL/54475

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LL/54403
[Magic lantern in use]
1777
Book illustration, detail
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/54403 [Further details available]

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LL/54395
Paul Sandby (ca. 1730-1809)
The Laterna Magica
1760
Watercolor and body color over pen and ink
37 x 53.6 cm
 
British Museum
 
LL/54395

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LL/54397
Athanasius__Kircher
[Magic lantern in use]
1671
Book page, detail
 
San Diego State University, Library, Special Collections
Homer and Betty Peabody Magic Lantern Collection, QC353.K57
 
LL/54397 [Further details available]

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LL/74510
Jean-Henri Marlet (French, 1771–1847)
[Spectators viewing the diorama of the Port of Brest (1823) or the Port of Santa María (1824)]
1824 (ca)
Lithograph, hand-coloured
16.3 × 26.6 cm (6 7/16 × 10 1/2 ins) (image) 25.6 × 34 cm (10 1/16 × 13 3/8 ins) (paper)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer, 1982.0929.0002
 
LL/74510

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LL/84743
Unidentified artist (English?)
[A peepshow]
1830 (ca)
Illustration
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/84743 [Further details available]

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LL/84742
Unidentified artist
The Five Senses. - No. I. Seeing.
1854
Magazine illustration
 
Private collection of Carlos Gabriel Vertanessian
 
LL/84742 [Further details available]

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LL/90122
Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre
"Exhibition.- At Mr. Lockwood's Room, 411 Broadway" [New York City] "Daguerre's Real and New Diorama from Paris"
1840, 12 October
Newspaper advert
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/90122 [Further details available]

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