82 entries in Illusions / Appearance & Production / Person
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
John Henry Pepper, Thomas Tobin The Cabinet of Proteus mirrors, for vanish, transformation, ...
1876 Modern Magic 475
Unknown Die Arche Noah's ship production apparatus, animals and a woman appear inside
Related to Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 64
Carl Willmann Das Verschwinden einer Person in front of a door in living room performances
Aug. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8) 125
Unknown Anadyomene person appears in cabinet
Related to Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 16
Unknown Anadyomene explanation of the illusion
Related to Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Unknown Die Arche Noah's explanation
Related to Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 95
Unknown Die Verschwindungskiste person appears or vanishes from paper carton
Aug. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 191
Carl Willmann Die Arche Noahs second part
Related to Dec. 1897 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 Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 27
Unknown Der Traum des Schützen oder "Das Schützenlisl als Trapezkünstlerin" second part of explanation
Related to Mar. 1897 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
May 1897 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
June 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 90
Carl Willmann Die Arche Noahs box on stage, spectator examines it, animals and people appear inside
Related to Nov. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 170
Unknown Die Königin der Rosen on table appears a large flower basket with (fake) lady inside
Jan. 1898 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 Mar. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 134
Unknown Ein Variété-Programm part two, methods
Related to Apr. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Eduard W. Lufa Das Kind in der Zeichenmappe child from folder
Dec. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 190
Unknown Mysterieuse Kofferkunststücke VII. wooden suitcase, person appears inside
Nov. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 11) 170
Unknown Mysterieuse Kofferkunststücke VIII. wooden box with secret opening
Dec. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12) 188
Carl Willmann Der Cocon box with tissue front, woman in butterfly costume appears inside
Dec. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 189
Leo Wolton Der neue Wunderschrank box on wheels, performer changes into girl, then boy, then back
Sep. 1904 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
1928 Sub Rosa 102
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
1937 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 14
Herr Boelke Creo kind of puppet becomes person
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 973
Fred Culpitt The Doll's House
1938 Greater Magic 958
Unknown Three Kings and a Queen person appears in paravent
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 403
Unknown Line Up! twelve men appear in a cabinet, then a girl vanishes from that cabinet
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 114
Syl Reilly A Ghost Show Routine black art, luminous paint, skeletons appear and dance
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 412
Joe Karson Karson's A La Die Box Illusion woman appears in box
1945 My Best 315
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Girl from the Light girl appears in shadow box
Related to 1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 413
Laurie Ireland Paper Lady - An Illusion for Production of a Girl with screen, shown empty and formed to triangle, person appears
1946 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 16
Don Tanner Cinderelas' Wardrobe wardrobe cabinet with dress shown, then woman appears inside wearing the dress
Variations Oct. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 13
Unknown Girl from Lamp brief
Dec. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 3) 13
Unknown Production of a Child using body loading and chinese costume
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 387
Unknown The Egyptian Mummy mummy changes to person in cabinet
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 395
Don Tanner Cinderela's Trunk cardboard carton shown empty, dress thrown inside and lady with that dress steps out
Inspired by Mar. 1949 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
Sep. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12) 7
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther A House of Cards presentation for the Doll House
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 6
Fred Culpitt, Milbourne Christopher The Doll House Illusion
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 393
Leonard Austin Bird in a Gilded Cage person appears in cage
1956 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
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 32
Val Andrews Hola Havana! production of person in giant cigar tube
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 11
Robert F. Ve Verka Bubble Trouble illusion designed as shower, person appears from bubbles, bubble making machine
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 25
Allessandro Santa Production from two large cardboards
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 42
Herr Boelke The Vampire kind of puppet becomes person
Related to 1965 Magician's Magic 126
Val Andrews Nervous Man on the Subway Produce lady behind newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 29
Val Andrews A Modern Miss Behind The Times! Stage illusion to produce lady with frame of newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 34
Tom Palmer Book of Illusion person appears from giant book
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 103
Unknown The Phantom Black Art Platform
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 324
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Magic Book person appears from giant book
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 206
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Flash Appearances "Flash Illusion", appearance of a person
1973 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 1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 215
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"
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 14
Eddie Erold, U. F. Grant Mermaid Illusion classic appearance with two foldable screens
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 67
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"
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 21
Rowan Brooks Beer and Girl from Barrel
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 70
Kroger Kroger's Chariot Illusion! two person appearance from a chariot
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 32
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Evolution of a Lady duck and girl are produced from a box
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 72
Unknown Burmese Pagoda oriental version of the doll house
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 34
Gene Glove To Life giant queen of hearts is covered with a tube, girl appears and queen on card has vanished
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 75
Herman Hanson Santa Claus Illusion producing santa from two large gift boxes
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 40
Unknown Tom-Tom Illusion production of a girl
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 77
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Stowaway Illusion three boxes are filled with tea, piled up and a girl appears
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 54
William A. Hoch A Stage Illusion Idea
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 56
Theo Hardeen The Book of Life person appears from a giant book
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 6
Howard A. Adams A Chinese Apparition with folding screen
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 57
Unknown The Crinoline Illusion person appears, theatrical production, dress is built
1976 The Big Book of Magic 288
Fred Culpitt The Doll's House Illusion
1976 The Big Book of Magic 276
Unknown The Step Ladder Illusion person appears on a ladder
1976 The Big Book of Magic 284
Karrell Fox 6 Foot Surprise next performer "appears" behind large silk
1979 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 1981 Octet 24
Jonathan Pendragon Beauty Enfolded assistent appears on platform under cape of magician
1986 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"
1991 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
1991 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
1993 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
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 348
David Berglas Revues magic in revues
  • The Post Office Sketch
  • The Estate Agent Sketch (doll house routine)
2002 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
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 199
Nicholas Einhorn Hoopla! performer appears in cloth tunnel
2004 World Tour Lecture Notes — Set 2 21
Paul Osborne Ms. Monte
  • Osborne Illusions
with giant cards, woman appears from between them
June 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 6) 18
Paul Osborne Fred Astaire's Closet
  • Osborne Illusions
person appears in box
Aug. 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 8) 22
Patrick Page This is the Big Time spectator makes assistant appear, door frame illusion
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