Roast meat attacks a man

Made:
1870
maker:
Unattributed

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Magic Lantern slipping slide: Roast animal attacks man This magic lantern slipping slide shows a man with a knife and fork about to eat a roast animal on a serving plate:
Science Museum Group Collection
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Magic Lantern slipping slide: Roast animal attacks man
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

A magic lantern slipping slide showing a man being attacked by his roast dinner, made by an unknown artist in 1870. The first part of the slide shows the man about to begin eating the animal on his plate, fork in hand.

A magic lantern slipping slide showing a man being attacked by his roast dinner, made by an unknown artist in 1870.

A slipping slide consists of two pieces of glass - both painted with different stages of a movement. Black patches painted on the movable, or 'slipping', slide alternately cover and uncover the stages of movement.

The first part of the slide shows the man about to begin eating the animal on his plate, fork in hand.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/11434
type:
lantern slide
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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