External magazine for 35mm film for Lumiere Cinematographe

Made:
1896 in Lyons and Paris
maker:
Auguste Marie Louis Nicolas Lumière
,
Louis Jean Lumière
and
Jules Carpentier

External feed magazine for 35mm film for Lumiere Cinematographe, serial number 271, by Jules Carpentier, 1896.

The Cinematographe, invented by Auguste (1862-1954) and Louis (1864-1948) Lumiere, was a combined camera, projector and printer. The film ran from the top spool holder through the projector to a box in the stand below. With a similar Cinematographe, the Lumiere brothers gave the first cinema show at the Grand Cafe on the Boulevard des Capucines in Paris, France, on 28 December 1895.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1937-781/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), white metal (unknown) and wood
type:
magazine
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
  • cine camera
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image viewing equipment
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • photographic material
  • camera plate
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford

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