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Spectres on the stage.

Image ID: 834572

Spectres on the stage. (1871)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Spectres on the stage.

Creator(s)

: Cosson-Smeeton -- Artist
Jahandier, A. -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1871

Medium

: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 10.8 x 15.2 cm.

Notes

: The "Pepper's Ghost" apparatus adapted for the stage. The actor's illuminated shape is projected onto the stage via an inclined plate of glass. Written on border: "June 17, 1871"

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Apparitions

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Digital ID

: 834572

Record ID

: 1044236

Digital Item Published

: 2-4-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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