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Flip Book, by T.W. Eggers, New York, 1897

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Inventory Number: 22974
Object Type:
Persons: T. W. Eggers (Maker)
Date Created: 1897
Place Created: New York USA North America
Brief Description: A flip book containing 48 small photographs, bound together by a staple. These images are animated by holding the book with one hand and rapidly flipping through its pages with the thumb of the other hand. The sequence shows a woman dancing as her dress changes colour. On the cover of the flip book there is a picture of a dancer with a coloured dress.
Primary Inscriptions: “Copyright 1897, T.W. Eggers. New York”
Provenance: Presented by E. Heron Allen F.R.S.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Paper
Card
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
50 27 22 mm

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