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Nekes Collection of Optical Devices, Prints, and Games, 1700-1996 (bulk 1740-1920)

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Nekes Collection of Optical Devices, Prints, and Games

Indexing Terms

Subjects - Topics

Animation (Cinematography) -- Instruments.
Drawing instruments
Optical instruments
Popular culture -- Europe

Subjects - Titles

Optical devices collection (Getty Research Institute)
Prints collection (Getty Research Institute)

Genres and Forms of Material

Advertising cards -- 1800-1900
Camera lucidas
Camera obscuras
Card games -- 1700-1900
Cast shadows
Educational games
Educational toys
Engravings -- Europe -- 18th century
Engravings -- Europe -- 19th century
Flip books
Lantern slides
Magic lanterns
Miniature theaters
Montages -- 1700-1900
Optical illusions
Optical toys -- 1700-1900
Physionotrace works
Prints -- Europe -- 18th century
Prints -- Europe -- 19th century
Stereoscopes -- 1700-1900
Stereoscopic photographs
Vues d'optique


Boilly, Louis, 1761-1845
Campe, Friedrich, 1777-1846
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
Imagerie Pellerin (Épinal, France)
L. Saussine (Firm)
Liebig's Extract of Meat Company
Nekes, Werner, 1944-
Riley Brothers, Ltd.
S. W. Fores (Firm)
Shénan, J. E.
Spooner, William, active 1831-1854

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