Magic lantern slide depicting Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, The Walrus and The Carpenter Sat in the Evening

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, published with permission of MacMillan and Co, 1870s. Slide showing the Walrus and the Carpenter sat in the evening. One of twenty six hand-painted lantern slides (standard size) in cardboard drawer.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1951-316/14
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