176 entries in Illusions / Appearance
  
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John Henry Pepper, Thomas Tobin The Cabinet of Proteus mirrors, for vanish, transformation, ...
Modern Magic 475
Unknown Die Arche Noah's ship production apparatus, animals and a woman appear inside
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 64
Carl Willmann Das Verschwinden einer Person in front of a door in living room performances
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8) 125
Unknown Anadyomene person appears in cabinet
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 16
Unknown Anadyomene explanation of the illusion
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Unknown Die Arche Noah's explanation
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 95
Unknown Die Verschwindungskiste person appears or vanishes from paper carton
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 191
Carl Willmann Die Arche Noahs box on stage, spectator examines it, animals and people appear inside
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 170
Carl Willmann Die Arche Noahs second part
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 12) 188
Unknown Der Traum des Schützen oder "Das Schützenlisl als Trapezkünstlerin" person appears swinging on a trapeze in some construction on stage
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 27
Unknown Der Traum des Schützen oder "Das Schützenlisl als Trapezkünstlerin" second part of explanation
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 44
Unknown Die unsichtbare Wanderung oder "Das ungelöste Rätsel" two boxes, performer goes into bottom one, lady comes out of it and performer is in other one, performer then vanishes and appears in middle of audience
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 75
Carl Willmann Flora's Erwachen oder "Die Königin der Rosen" a small curtain is lowered from the ceiling onto a table, a flower pot and girl appear behind it
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 90
Unknown Die Königin der Rosen on table appears a large flower basket with (fake) lady inside
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 110
Unknown Ein Variété-Programm patter by Eduard Hensel
  • Entrée (glove shrinks and becomes stocking)
  • Das Durchdringen der Materie (glass through hat)
  • Glasphänomen (two silk travel from bottle to bottle)
  • Schützenliesl (Queen of Clubs chosen, in a large target appears a woman in Queen of Clubs dress)
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 134
Unknown Ein Variété-Programm part two, methods
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Eduard W. Lufa Das Kind in der Zeichenmappe child from folder
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 190
Baron Robert Hacke Eine Geistererscheinung empty box, ghost appears from it and vanishes back inside, collapsible ghost figure pulled up from off-stage
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 45
Baron Robert Hacke Die Blumenparade large flower bouquet from silk, vanishes again, with assistant pulling it up from off stage
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 61
Unknown Mysterieuse Kofferkunststücke VII. wooden suitcase, person appears inside
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 11) 170
Unknown Mysterieuse Kofferkunststücke VIII. wooden box with secret opening
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12) 188
Carl Willmann Der Cocon box with tissue front, woman in butterfly costume appears inside
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 189
H. Dersy Eine Illusion part two, explanation
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 2) 29
Leo Wolton Der neue Wunderschrank box on wheels, performer changes into girl, then boy, then back
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 140
Oswald Rae The Life Ray shadow cabinet, performer introduces life ray, shadow appears and performer (!) appears in cabinet
Sub Rosa 102
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Rabbit Trap two rabbits are produced from a box / rabbit trap
Variations Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 15
Laurie Ireland A Modern Noah's Ark from a miniature ark cages with birds, a dog, a rabbit, a duck and a girl are produced
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 14
Laurie Ireland The Artist Draws a Picture of a Rabbit and the Picture Comes to Life
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 17
Fred Culpitt The Doll's House
Greater Magic 958
Herr Boelke Creo kind of puppet becomes person
Related to Greater Magic 973
Paul Studham, Laurie Ireland The Spirit Bar bar with bottles on table, drinks are wished and mixed by spirits, black art principle
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 7
Steve Miaco Production of Two Pigeons also works with rabbit, from handkerchief
Our Mysteries 49
Magini Fishbowl Production with assistant
Our Mysteries 44
Unknown Three Kings and a Queen person appears in paravent
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 403
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Cotton Rabbit cylinder mold is filled with cotton, living rabbit appears
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 29
Unknown Line Up! twelve men appear in a cabinet, then a girl vanishes from that cabinet
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 114
Syl Reilly A Ghost Show Routine black art, luminous paint, skeletons appear and dance
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 412
Abril Lamarque The Lamarque Rabbit Vanish rabbit appears and vanishes in a box
Also published here Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 1) 53
Joseph Ovette A Novel Opening Number doves and rabbit produced from two bowls on two tables, with handkerchiefs
Tricks and Illusionettes 4
Joseph Ovette Magic Bunny Rings three wooden rings are stacked and covered with a tray, rabbit appears
Tricks and Illusionettes 9
Joseph Ovette The Oriental Tube confetti in tube changes to a rabbit
Tricks and Illusionettes 12
Joseph Ovette Bunny Production Box
Tricks and Illusionettes 16
Joseph Ovette Bird and Cage bird vanishes from newspaper and appears in cage in previously empty box, flip over box variation
Tricks and Illusionettes 23
Joseph Ovette Stack of Fish Bowls production, three bowls on small table under cover of handkerchief
Tricks and Illusionettes 14
Walter B. Gibson The Four Door Production Cabinet objects appear from a box with four doors
My Best 308
Joe Karson Karson's A La Die Box Illusion woman appears in box
My Best 315
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Girl from the Light girl appears in shadow box
Related to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 413
Henry J. Young The Magic House house to produce objects, chimney as card rise houlette, plans and routine
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 19
Laurie Ireland Paper Lady - An Illusion for Production of a Girl with screen, shown empty and formed to triangle, person appears
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 16
Bruce Elliott Misdirection for Rabbit-From-The-Hat with false finger
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 128) 514
Carlton King Carlton King's Rabbit Box box consisting of three parts, production box with table
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 10
H. Levenson Rabbit Out of Top Hat rabbit from hat spectator is wearing
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 6
Don Tanner Cinderelas' Wardrobe wardrobe cabinet with dress shown, then woman appears inside wearing the dress
Variations Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 13
Unknown Girl from Lamp brief
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 3) 13
Unknown Production of a Child using body loading and chinese costume
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 387
Unknown The Egyptian Mummy mummy changes to person in cabinet
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 395
R. C. Buff Idea for the Rabbit Trap
Inspired by Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 37
Don Tanner Cinderela's Trunk cardboard carton shown empty, dress thrown inside and lady with that dress steps out
Inspired by Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 3
Don Tanner Switch!!! performer in oriental costume, flat paper carton build up, out comes performer and in oriental costume is now assistant
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12) 7
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther A House of Cards presentation for the Doll House
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 6
Don Armon Night Club or TV Version, Okito's Ubiquitous Duck production of a duck
Inspired by
  • Okito's "Ubiquitous Duck" in "The Sphinx" Vol. 48. No. 10. 1949. P. 249.
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 26
Floyd Catlin The Rabbit Trap Production production box looks like an animal trap, construction plans
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 26
Bob Fisher Revolutionary Flower Bowl Production from a foulard, with a table
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 36
Fred Culpitt, Milbourne Christopher The Doll House Illusion
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 393
David E. Kirk Top Hat Square Circle Ten Rabbit Production production of silks and rabbits, construction plans for apparatus
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 11
Eugene Gloye Rapid Rabbit production box for rabbit
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 30
Glendi Magic from Magic production cabinet to produce entire act
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 33
Leonard Austin Instantaneous Production of a Rabbit in a box, construction details
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 27
Leonard Austin Aladdin's Lamp production of a lamb
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 22
Leonard Austin Bird in a Gilded Cage person appears in cage
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 28
Eugene Gloye Two-In-One Illusion Apparatus plan to build cabinet
  • Effect 1: Girl Production
  • Effect 2: Penetration Illusion
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 32
Gene Kirk Kirk's Cage animals appear in cage, construction details
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 43
Eugene Gloye Build-It-Yourself Production Illusionette based on tip over box, on stand
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 22
Richard A. Butler Safety Talk Gag transformation of baby chick to rubber duck, with Flip Over Box
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 58
Jim Sommers Milk Carton Dove Bottle milk is poured from carton, then a dove / rabbit is produced
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 26
Val Andrews Hola Havana! production of person in giant cigar tube
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 11
Maurice Blackman How to do the Most Popular Trick in the World rabbit from the hat
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 52
Maurice Blackman Another Rabbit from Hat Method
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 54
Maurice Blackman Rabbit from Tambourine
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 54
Maurice Blackman Boldness is the Key on producing rabbits, with assistant
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 54
Maurice Blackman Producing a Rabbit from Spectator's Coat
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 55
Maurice Blackman Production or Vanish in a Plastic Bag
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 59
Maurice Blackman Tripple Rabbit Production
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 60
Maurice Blackman Rabbit from Lettuce
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 61
Maurice Blackman Chocolate Box to Rabbit
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 61
Robert F. Ve Verka Bubble Trouble illusion designed as shower, person appears from bubbles, bubble making machine
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 25
Allessandro Santa Production from two large cardboards
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 42
Unknown Production of a Bowl of Water gaffed table
Magician's Magic 132
Herr Boelke The Vampire kind of puppet becomes person
Related to Magician's Magic 126
Paul Stadelman Unique Live Stock Production from roll of paper
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 68
Paul Stadelman Production Box For Live Stock
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 75
Ali Bongo Pongolian Production Box
The Bongo Book 62
Val Andrews Nervous Man on the Subway Produce lady behind newspaper
Newspaper Magic 29
Val Andrews A Modern Miss Behind The Times! Stage illusion to produce lady with frame of newspaper
Newspaper Magic 34
Floyd Shotts, Frank Novotny Magic Camera mirror production box that looks like a big camera
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 124
Tom Palmer Book of Illusion person appears from giant book
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 103
Unknown The Phantom Black Art Platform
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 324
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito Bird Cage dove appears in cage
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 58
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Box production box, to produce a rabbit and flowers
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 84
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Magical Incubator bird in a cage appears in canister
Related to The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 96
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Confetti Trick glass is filled with confetti from a box, confetti changes into rabbit, uses the Substitution Principle
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 108
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Scare Mask and Dove dove vanishes from mouth of a hanging mask and appears in casket
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 132
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Multum in Parvo animals are produced from two boxes, loading system with chair and tip-over mechanism
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 136
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Crystal Casket dove appears in clear casket
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 145
Theo "Okito" Bamberg, Carl Rosini, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Triple Production three metal bowls containing five ducks appear under handkerchiefs
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 160
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Fu-Manchu Super Production production of several animals and objects under a cloth
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 166
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Water Bowl Production huge bowl under large foulard
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 37
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Mandarin Jewel Caskets boxes placed in a casket transform into a doll
Related to
  • "Okito on Magic"
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 65
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Mignon production box, four sides can drop down
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 98
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Dolls and the Lanterns production of lanterns, with lights
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 139
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito's Miraculous Production production of objects from empty box and clearly shown table
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 147
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito Mat Trick production of flowers, huge tube and other objects behind suspended mat
  • Construction
  • Setting Up
  • The Harness for the Performer
  • The Harness for the Assistant
  • The Mat
  • The Operation
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 153
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Eight Glasses Production tray with eight glasses filled with liquid are produced
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 172
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Magic Book person appears from giant book
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 206
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Flash Appearances "Flash Illusion", appearance of a person
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 212
Cyril Yettmah, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Girl from the Light girl appears in shadow box
Related to The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 215
Shaman Chest of the Lamas production cabinet, rabbit
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 12
Rudy Roxo The Cauldron big cauldron on a glowing fire, performer throws dead animals inside and they come back out alive, then a girl appears
Related to
  • Chung Ling Soo's "The Witch's Cauldron"
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 14
Cmdr. C. Adair Out of the Dog House dog appears from small house
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 16
Stanley Beck Nu Production Box box carried under arm, three pieces, production of objects or animal
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 26
P. C. Sorcar The Rabbit Out of A Hat
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 43
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Invisible Flight dove vanishes from cave and appears inside tubes
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 46
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Phantom Fowls three ducks appear in a cabinet
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 48
John Cooper Flash Vanish guinea pigs appear from box
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 60
Joseph Ovette The Appearing Lion
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 66
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Coverless Dove Pan with table
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 71
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Evolution of a Lady duck and girl are produced from a box
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 72
Walter B. Gibson Double "A" Production Cabinet for handkerchiefs etc
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 36
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Pillar of Fire appearance of a pillar with a burning bowl on top, behind cloth
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 44
William A. Hoch A Stage Illusion Idea
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 56
Unknown Practical Production Tray vase of flowers
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 74
Tommy Windsor Yankee Doodle Hat à la phantom tube
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 84
Theo Hardeen The Book of Life person appears from a giant book
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 6
Harry Blackstone Two Door Doll House doll house, where the doors can be opened front and back
Related to
  • Will Goldston's "Denton's Cabinet"
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 21
Kroger Kroger's Chariot Illusion! two person appearance from a chariot
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 32
Unknown Burmese Pagoda oriental version of the doll house
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 34
Herman Hanson Santa Claus Illusion producing santa from two large gift boxes
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 40
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Stowaway Illusion three boxes are filled with tea, piled up and a girl appears
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 54
Howard A. Adams A Chinese Apparition with folding screen
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 57
Eddie Erold, U. F. Grant Mermaid Illusion classic appearance with two foldable screens
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 67
Rowan Brooks Beer and Girl from Barrel
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 70
Gene Glove To Life giant queen of hearts is covered with a tube, girl appears and queen on card has vanished
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 75
Unknown Tom-Tom Illusion production of a girl
The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 77
Unknown The Dog Kennel production of a dog, box looks like small house
The Big Book of Magic 200
Unknown The Rabbit Cage box to produce rabbit
The Big Book of Magic 202
Eric C. Lewis Eric Lewis' Miraculous Blocks blocks in a box form chosen animals, then they change into a live rabbit
Classic Magic with Apparatus 59
Unknown Bird Production: Cage I
Classic Magic with Apparatus 167
Unknown Bird Production: Cage II two canaries
Classic Magic with Apparatus 169
Unknown Bird Production: Cage III
Classic Magic with Apparatus 170
Unknown Bird Production: Cage IV
Classic Magic with Apparatus 172
Unknown Dove Cage Vanish and Reappearance
Classic Magic with Apparatus 174
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Magical Incubator brief, bird in a cage appears in canister
Related to Classic Magic with Apparatus 179
Unknown Balloon to Rabbit Cage
Classic Magic with Apparatus 180
Unknown Pyramid Production rabbit appearance under pyramid prop
Classic Magic with Apparatus 200
Fred Culpitt The Doll's House Illusion
The Big Book of Magic 276
Unknown The Step Ladder Illusion person appears on a ladder
The Big Book of Magic 284
Unknown The Crinoline Illusion person appears, theatrical production, dress is built
The Big Book of Magic 288
Cyril Yettmah Catching Birds in the Air with a net, various methods, Conradi, Dell O'Dell
More Classic Magic with Apparatus 224
Unknown Magic Incubator Improved made for Richard Himber, production of silks and cages
Related to More Classic Magic with Apparatus 228
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Tha Canary Production Cage
More Classic Magic with Apparatus 253
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Canary Effect egg transforms into canary inside temple-like box
More Classic Magic with Apparatus 254
Karrell Fox 6 Foot Surprise next performer "appears" behind large silk
Another Book 203
Father Cyprian Rubik Con suggestions without details:
  • Colorvision with mini Rubik's Cube
  • Colorvision with jumbled cube, a duplicate of configuration is drawn
  • mini cube is solved under dice cup, suggestion of (partial) shell
  • to force a color, either with counting procedure or loaded
  • pop-up cube for production
  • stage size cube that twists and person is produced
  • coding information
Related to Octet 24
Jonathan Pendragon Beauty Enfolded assistent appears on platform under cape of magician
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 78
Jim Steinmeyer The Artist's Daydream person appears in black cabinet with easel look
Inspired by
  • "The Artist's Dream"
Device and Illusion 43
Jim Steinmeyer Small Packages die grows in stages inside cardboard carton, then woman appears inside
Inspired by
  • Buatier de Kolta's Growing Die Illusion
Device and Illusion 71
Unknown The Mystery of the Three Ghosts "pantomime illusion", acted as a little play, man standing in cabinet holding large cloth, something appears inside, repeated
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 345
Unknown The Mystery of the Dancing Girls "pantomime illusion", acted as a little play with dancing girls appearing
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 348
Alan Shaxon Lebendes Kaninchen aus dem Huz rabbit production from a hat
Alan Shaxon Lecture 23
David Devant Tiger Tiger "Unsolved Mysteries"
tiger rug shaken and tiger produced, posed as problem
Also published here
  • Linking Ring, August 1956
The Fine Print (Issue 5) 120
David Berglas Rocking Horse "The D.B. 'Do-It-Yourself' Machine", objects selected from a catalog mounted together in a box on their own, with explanation and appearance of real horse kicker
The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 189
David Berglas Mini Metro Launch car promotion, people attending find themselves on a ship and lots of cars appear
The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 393
David Berglas Revues magic in revues
  • The Post Office Sketch
  • The Estate Agent Sketch (doll house routine)
The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 151
David Berglas Creda Cookers magic with performer and person on TV-Screen, performer lights cigarette of man on screen etc. then person appears from TV, performed in 1963
The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 199
Nicholas Einhorn Hoopla! performer appears in cloth tunnel
World Tour Lecture Notes - Set 2 21
Patrick Page This is the Big Time spectator makes assistant appear, door frame illusion
Magic Page by Page 319