11 entries in Illusions / Animation / Defying Gravity
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Aerial Suspension
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 495
Alban's Equilibre instable par attraction magnétique chair suspension, person placed on two chairs
Related to Dec. 1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 12) 6
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Robert Houdin's Levitation levitation of a boy, two poles, with variation
Related to 1965 Magician's Magic 82
Horace Goldin Walking on Water
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 68
Unknown The Three Swords Suspension balanced on a sword
1976 The Big Book of Magic 271
Unknown The Chair Suspension
1976 The Big Book of Magic 290
Dondrake The Flying Carpet Magicians levitates while sitting on flying carpet
1998 Black Art Breakthroughs 24
Dondrake The Hindu Rope Trick Rope levitates out of basket, boy climbs up, disappears in smoke, rope falls down
1998 Black Art Breakthroughs 25
David Berglas Chair Balance presentation for chair suspension, spectator lies on a chair and seems to levitate
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 314
David Berglas Finale suggestion and chair balancing effect, spectators seated on chairs tilted on the back legs on performer's commando they tip forward, vague explanation
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 374
Robert E. Neale Modern Rope Trick Hindu Rope, rope is made to rigidly stand vertically when held in hand
2008 This Is Not a Book 385