Alternative Name(s): Children's Slide; Panorama Magic Lantern Slide

This lantern slide is part of the Francis Collection of pre-cinematic apparatus and ephemera, acquired by the Australian and Victorian Governments in 1975. David Francis was the curator of the National Film and Sound Archive of the British Film Institute as well as being a co-founder of the Museum of the Moving Image in London, which was operational between 1988 and 1999.

Description of Content

Panorama slide showing portraits of four figures dressed in blue, yellow and red costumes wearing hats.The characters on the left are Punch and Judy.

Physical Description

Panorama format colour rectangular glass slide witha single glass rectangular sheet with hand painted figures on a black opaque background, mounted in a wooden frame,

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