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Optic toy Praxinoscope miniature by Emile Reynaud

2 500 €

About

Emile Reynaud's praxinoscope, toy of optics, miniature circus art for kid producing the illusion of the movement. Model of 1877. Drum of mirrors with eight prisms. Rare complete copywith its ten chromolithographic bands of 37cm x 3.2 cm. Stand diameter: 9 cm.

Characteristics

  • Time:19th century
  • Origin:France
  • Artist:Charles Emile REYNAUD
  • Material or technique:Wood
  • Dimensions :13 x 12 cm (Height x Diameter)
  • Reference:1593

Conservation status

Really good condition

Bibliography

Dominique Auzel, "Emile Reynaud et l'image s'anima", Du May edition, Paris, 1992.

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