Magic lantern slide: 'The Elephant's Revenge', number 11

Made:
1870
maker:
Newton and Company Limited
The Elephant's Revenge lantern slide No 11

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The Elephant's Revenge lantern slide No 11
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

One in a series of hand-painted magic lantern slides entitled 'The Elephant's Revenge', made by Newton and Company in 1870. The series tells the story of what happens when a man taunts an elephant. This is the eleventh slide in the series, showing the elephant a man into a bush.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/11607
Materials:
glass, paint and wood (unidentified)
type:
lantern slide
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford