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Booklet of magic tricks - MAGIC & MYSTERY

MAGIC & MYSTERY

  • Object:

    Booklet of magic tricks

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1930s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    W J Fowler & Son Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printed paper and staples

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Anne Purse

  • Museum number:

    B.269-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

16 page booklet within a cover which is printed in black and red to show the title, description, price and illustrations of a magician pulling a rabbit out of a top hat and signs of the zodiac; back cover is printed with the publisher's name and three tricks

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1930s (made)

Artist/maker

W J Fowler & Son Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

printed paper and staples

Marks and inscriptions

MAGIC & MYSTERY
Simply explained so that you can baffle and amuse your friends in your own home
You too can be the life of the party
1/6
front cover; printed

Dimensions

height: 6¼ in, width: 5 in

Descriptive line

Magic & Mystery booklet printed in England by W J Fowler & Son Ltd in the 1930s

Production Note

Attribution note: published
Reason For Production: retail

Materials

Paper; Steel

Techniques

Printed

Subjects depicted

Cards; Magician; Zodiac

Categories

Magic; Children & Childhood

Production Type

mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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