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The New Dark Seance and the Wonderful Skeleton presented by Maskelyne & Cooke at the Egyptian Large Hall, 1883

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PressmarkEvan.2557
Heading or VenueEgyptian Large Hall
PlaceLondon, Piccadilly
TitleEgyptian Large Hall. Maskelyne & Cooke's mysterious and amusing entertainment, The New Dark Seance & the Wonderful Skeleton! Should be seen by everybody. - Vide London Press. The new programme is produced every evening at eight, and on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, at three.
Size21 x 12.5 cm.
Date[1883]
Imprint[Netherfield] : Stafford and Co., Typ., Netherfield, Nottm.
IllustrationsWith an illustration in red, yellow, black, blue and brown of the "Wonderful skeleton" and two smaller, circular, illustrations, also of parts of the entertainment, inset at the top; the whole, within a red and yellow decorative border.
NotesA card, perforated at the top for hanging, and printed on both sides. - Dated in MS.: Oct 1883. - With an extract from the "Times", March 27th, describing the illusion, on the reverse.
GenreAdvertisement
SubjectMagic tricks; Optical illusions; Magicians; Visual perception
NamesMaskelyne, John Nevil, 1839-1917; Cooke, George Alfred, 1825-1905
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