2021

Treasures of pre-cinema history 

The magic lantern

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Detlef Brauckmann, Hamburg

Date:
c. 1880
Maker:
Detlef Brauckmann
Place of Origin:
Hamburg
Materials/Techniques:
Hand painted picture
Dimensions:
Hight: 142 mm, Width:290 mm (Glass 112 mm diameter

Heinrich Denecke, Nürnberg

Date:
c. 1860
Maker:
Heinrich Denecke
Place of Origin:
Nürnberg
Materials/Techniques:
Hand painted picture
Dimensions:
Hight: 160 mm, Width:250 mm (Glass 130 mm diameter)

Unknown workshop I

Date:
c. 1860
Place of Origin:
Germany
Materials/Techniques:
Hand painted picture
Dimensions:
Hight:170 mm, Width: 310 mm (Glass 140 mm diameter)

Andres Krüss, Hamburg

Date:
c. 1880
Maker:
Andres Krüss
Place of Origin:
Hamburg
Materials/Techniques:
Hand coloured photographic print

Andres Krüss lantern, Hamburg

The body of the lantern was replaced within the original design.

Date:
c. 1861
Maker:
Andres Krüss
Place of Origin:
Hamburg
Dimensions:
Length: 800 mm, Width: 340 mm, Height: 400 mm

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