Magic lantern slide depicting Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Alice and the White Rabbit

Made:
1870s in United Kingdom

© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London
National Media Museum

Hand-painted glass lantern slide illustrating scene from 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' by Lewis Carroll. Illustrations by Sir John Tenniel, made by York and Son with permission of MacMillan and Co, 1870s. Slide shows Alice with the White Rabbit. One of twenty six hand-painted lantern slides (standard size) in cardboard drawer.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1951-316/3
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cardboard, glass, metal (unknown) and paper (fibre product)
type:
lantern slide
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
  • slide
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford