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70/2126 Theatres An Excursion Round the World
70/2126 Theatres  An Excursion Round the World
70/2126 Theatres  An Excursion Round the World
70/2126 Theatres  An Excursion Round the World
70/2126 [Theatres]. An Excursion Round the World. N.pl. (England), J.W.B., n.d. (±1895), miniature theatre consisting of a col. lithogr. proscenium (23x23cm.), laid down on board with central viewing section through which a paper strip with 40 col. lithogr. plates (each 7,5x10,4 cm.) can be viewed by winding the paper "film" from one wooden reel onto another, the wooden reels both w. a flat circular wooden turning wheel within a board frame (15x23x10,5 cm.), w. a metal saucer for a candle.

- Proscenium and paper over board frame worn along extremities.

= The scenes show i.a. "Leaving Southampton Docks"; "Place de la Concorde, Paris"; "Cologne & The Rhine"; "Berlin, Germany"; "Aletsch Glacier, Pennine Alps"; "The Entrance to the Grand Canal, Venice"; "The Colosseum, Rome"; "The Pyramids of Gizeh"; "The Great Hall, Karnak, Egypt"; "The Kaaba and Kissing-Stone, Mecca"; "Opium Smokers"; "The Kremlin, Moscow"; "Kilnea by Night, Sandwich Islands"; "Sea-Lions on Rocks off San Francisco"; "Stump of Big Tree, Cisco Station, California"; "Trestle Bridge on the Pacific Railway; Carrying the Mail Across the Prairies, 1880"; "The Narrows, Utah"; "Hot Wells on Gardiner`s River (Lower Basin)"; "The Giantess Geyser, Yellowstone"; "Elevated Street Railway, NY"; "The Great Bartholdi Statue, NY" [Statue of Liberty]; "Crossing the Atlantic in Winter"; "Aurora Borealis"; "The Crater of Mount Hegla"; "The Oystercatchers"; "The Dettifoss"; "Fingal`s Cave"; "Safe Home Again". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXXI.

€ (500-700) 1800