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Spectres on the stage.

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Title
Spectres on the stage.
Names
Jahandier, A. (Engraver)
Cosson-Smeeton (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Apparitions

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1871
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Ghosts
Theatrical productions
Stage props
Stages (Platforms) -- 1800-1899
Optical illusions
Horror dramas
Projectors
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Content: 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"
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 10.8 x 15.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 2155317
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17705392
Barcode: 33333159463088
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c1b0a190-c536-012f-af87-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Spectres on the stage." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-c54a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Spectres on the stage." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-c54a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1871). Spectres on the stage. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-c54a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spectres on the stage.