Advertising poster: 19th century
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Advertising poster. Lithographic poster printed in black and yellow advertising 'Animated Photographs', an early film show, at the Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly. The poster is illustrated with small scenes including a couple dancing and a racing horse, and 'The Mutagraph', the device used to present the films, which was patented by the illusionist Nevil Maskelyne.
1895 AD - 1897 AD