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Lantern Slide - Panorama Type, Punch & Judy, 1820-1860 Image Reg. No: MM 107582

Summary:
Alternative Name(s): Children's Slide; Panorama Magic Lantern Slide

This lantern slide is part of the Francis Collection of pre-cinematic apparatus and ephemera, acquired by the Australian and Victorian Governments in 1975. David Francis was the curator of the National Film and Sound Archive of the British Film Institute as well as being a co-founder of the Museum of the Moving Image in London, which was operational between 1988 and 1999.
Description:
Panorama format colour rectangular glass slide witha single glass rectangular sheet with hand painted figures on a black opaque background, mounted in a wooden frame,
Description Of Content:
Panorama slide showing portraits of four figures dressed in blue, yellow and red costumes wearing hats.The characters on the left are Punch and Judy.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 68 mm (Height), 261 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: recreation, children s play, toys, recreation activities, puppets, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Francis Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Performing Arts - Magic Lantern Shows
Tertiary Classification: novelty portraits
Format: Lantern Slide: Hand coloured; Wooden Framed Panorama - Multiple Image
Date Made: 1820-1860

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