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Phenakistoscopes (1833)

- August 30, 2016 in muybridge, optical discs, optical toys, Phenakistoscopes, pre-cursor of film, Victorian technology

A popular Victorian parlour toy, generally marketed for children, which is widely considered to be among the earliest forms of animation and the precursor to modern cinema.

Phenakistoscopes (1833)

- August 30, 2016 in muybridge, optical discs, optical toys, Phenakistoscopes, pre-cursor of film, Victorian technology

A popular Victorian parlour toy, generally marketed for children, which is widely considered to be among the earliest forms of animation and the precursor to modern cinema.

Phenakistoscopes (1833)

- August 30, 2016 in muybridge, optical discs, optical toys, Phenakistoscopes, pre-cursor of film, Victorian technology

A popular Victorian parlour toy, generally marketed for children, which is widely considered to be among the earliest forms of animation and the precursor to modern cinema.