54 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Mirror & Cards
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Die Spiegelkarte deck thrown onto mirror, selection sticks, mirror broken when card is removed and restored
Related to July 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 101
Unknown Die Spiegelkarte deck thrown against mirror, it breaks and card appears on mirror, mirror is repaired
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 169
Unknown Der Kartenspiegel card vanishes on mirror, card with mirror on back
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 182
Unknown Magnetischer Kartenspiegel only selection adheres to mirror
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 188
Unknown Der Zauberspiegel card placed on mirror and covered with handkerchief vanishes and reappears in deck, card with mirror back
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Unknown The Cards and Mirror deck thrown on mirror, three selections stick to it
1897 New Era Card Tricks 171
Unknown The Card and Broken Mirror deck thrown on mirror, it breaks and card sticks to mirror, mirror restored
1897 New Era Card Tricks 265
Unknown Der behexte Spiegel deck thrown against mirror, selection sticks to mirror
June 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 12) 188
Unknown Der elektrische Kartenspiegel No. 10, mirror hangs on stage, deck thrown on it and selection clings to it, drops on command, electro magnet, alternative handling with battery on back and mirror in hand
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 80
Laurie Ireland The Card in the Mirror image of a selected card stays in a mirror
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 22
Loring Campbell The Spirit Mirror card appears in Mirror, flap
1945 My Best 223
L. Vosburgh Lyons Triphecy triple card prediction with three different colors
Related to 1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 151) 607
Karrell Fox It's Done with Mirrors mirror on card, "you selected a queen"
1960 Comedy a la Card 19
Roy Walton Satan's Mirror five cards turn blank when moved over a mirror, eventually they turn back to normal cards
1975 Some Late Extra Card Tricks 3
Unknown Enchanted Hand Mirror card appears in mirror
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 146
Jerry K. Hartman Mirror Image Universal Card has mirror on face
Inspired by 1978 Loose Ends 28
David Britland Alien odd backed card, mirror face as kicker
VariationsAlso published here 1980 The Talon (Issue 6) 83
Ray Mertz Mirror Twist backs of four fours change colors, then faces change into mirrors
1982 Fork Full of Appetizers 27
David Tropeano Universal Chameleons cards' backs change, mirror back
Feb. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 2) 737
David Britland Alien odd backed card, mirror face as kicker
Also published here 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 27) 517
Doug Bennett Twilight Restoration "A torn card and its mirrored image become one", with mirror
1983 A Close-Up Kinda Guy 85
Paul Harris Shrunken Twilight using mirror
Variations 1983 A Close-Up Kinda Guy 87
Paul Harris Extra Special Close-Up Kinda Guy Bonus Effect combination of "Shrunken Twilight" and "Mike's Dwarf"
Inspired by 1983 A Close-Up Kinda Guy 88
Roy Johnson Surprise Item jumbo card prediction, normal card turns blank and pips found on mirror
Inspired by
  • Ken Perk's "Peeky Mirror" marketed by Ken Brooke
1984 A World of Clocks 11
Ben Harris The Return of the Alien combo of odd-backed elevator, universal card, three-card vanish, color changing backs
Inspired by 1985 Midnight Special 7
Shigeo Futagawa Upon Reflection off-beat word prediction using cards with words on them and mirror
1986 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 85
Father Cyprian Reflection originally titled "Through the Looking Glass"
mirror-backed Queen inserted in deck, reflection of the card next to it noted, it vanishes, the Queen is now in wallet and the mirror-card is the selection
Related to 1988 The Chronicles (Issue 36) 1417
José Carroll Mir...ages reflection of chosen cards appears on four mirrors
Also published here 1991 52 Lovers — Volume II 102
José Carroll Through the Looking Glass face of card is transferred into card shaped mirror leaving a blank card behind
Also published here 1991 52 Lovers — Volume II 106
José Carroll Illusion, Reality and Magic mirror turns to glass, card appears in mirror
Also published here 1991 52 Lovers — Volume II 105
Alexander de Cova Blank Thought Surprise blank deck, spectator thinks of any card, performer removes a blank card and it becomes named card in mirror
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 26
Karl Fulves Optikal Illusion three-card fan, in mirror only two cards are seen but simultaneously three from back
1997 The Vampire Papers 97
Karl Fulves Mirror Box card box with mirrors on all sides, JS inside, Joker outside, suddenly JS outside and previous selection inside
1997 The Vampire Papers 99
Karl Fulves A. K. A. four Fives, one suit named, reflection of this Five changes to a queen when seen in mirror
1997 The Vampire Papers 107
Richard Bartram, Jr. Silver Mirrorcle pocket mirror, coin is produced and mirror becomes glass, with deck of playing cards
1997 Trephine 171
Richard Bartram, Jr. Into the Void card vanishes in mirror, and returns again, strange effect
1997 Trephine 173
Richard Bartram, Jr. Revelation from the Void selection appears in mirror and is then produced from it
1997 Trephine 176
Karl Fulves Mirrors Never Lie card vanishes from packet but remains visible in mirror, card with mirror surface
Related to 1997 The Vampire Chronicles 63
Ellis Stanyon Tinfoil on the Back of the Card No. 20, reflective surface used as mirror
Variations 1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 11
Ellis Stanyon Tinfoil on the Back of the Card No. 6, naming cards of shuffled deck one by one
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 117
Ellis Stanyon Three Chosen Cards Appear on a Mirror No. 4
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 157
Ellis Stanyon The Card Disappears from an Empty Glass No. 16, tinfoil back
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 165
Ellis Stanyon Producing a Pack of Cards from an Empty Glass No. 49, mirror glass or a card with tinfoil back
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 185
David Acer Symmetry wings of angels on back of Bicycle card are blackened with mirror held in center of card, on other side the blackening duplicates
Inspired by
  • "Twilight Angels" (Paul Harris)
1999 Natural Selections — Volume II 43
Cushing Strout One the Other Side of the Mirror Wacky storytelling trick for Alice in Wonderland
2005 On the Other Side of the Mirror 39
Steve Beam Mirror Mirror chosen Queen is placed above mirror, the reflection remains on the card and it is the only Queen looking into the other direction
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 49
Roberto Giobbi The Card in the Mirror of the Mind identity of card is reflected in mirror from blank card
Related to 2012 Confidences 239
Tomas Blomberg Mxyzptlk word "mirror" written on back of card, another chosen word on another card, both words change to mirror writing
Inspired by 2014 Blomberg Laboratories 222
Roy Baker Shiner, Shiner chrome tape
2016 Facsimile (Issue 5) 20
Adrian Vega Mercury (Jazz Aces) jazz aces with four aces and four mirror cards
2017 Area 52 41
José Carroll Mir...ages
  • First Routine
reflection of chosen cards appears on four mirrors
Also published here 2019 52 Lovers — Through the Looking-Glass 237
José Carroll Through the Looking-Glass
  • Second Routine
face of card is transferred into card shaped mirror leaving a blank card behind
Also published here 2019 52 Lovers — Through the Looking-Glass 239
José Carroll Illusion, Reality, and Magic
  • Third Routine
mirror turns to glass, card appears in mirror
Also published here 2019 52 Lovers — Through the Looking-Glass 240
José Carroll Through the Looking Glass introduction
2019 52 Lovers — Through the Looking-Glass 236