London, South Kensington
22 January 2007
Ah! la Lanterne magique la piéce curieuse
M. Poisson, Paris; 9.5 x 18cm., coloured engraving -- framed and glazed
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Thomas Ganz (1994), Die Welt im Kasten, p. 40.
David Robinson (1993), Iconography of the Magic Lantern 1420-1880, p. 31 no. 68.
The plate is taken from Cris de Paris dessinés par M. Poisson, circa 1775.
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