Satirical magic lantern slide from the late-18th century

Made:
1780-1820
maker:
Unattributed
Panoramic magic lantern slide, 1820 Panoramic magic lantern slide

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Panoramic magic lantern slide, 1820
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

Panoramic magic lantern slide

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A panoramic magic lantern slide made by an unknown artist sometime between 1780 and 1820. Based on satirical engravings from The Humours of the Lilliputians, published by John Bowles in 1780.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/11452
Materials:
Wood and glass
type:
magic lantern slide
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford