Model of Zoetrope with solid figures of birds in flight

Made:
1886 (original); 1950 (model) in London
maker:
Science Museum, Workshops

Replica of Zoetrope of original made by Étienne Jules Marey in 1886. Reproduces the flight of birds from photographic originals

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1950-153
Materials:
cast iron, steel (metal)
type:
zoetrope
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image viewing equipment
  • optical toy
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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