140 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 insideRelated 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 cabinetRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 16
Unknown Anadyomene explanation of the illusionRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Unknown Die Arche Noah's explanationRelated 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 insideRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 170
Carl Willmann Die Arche Noahs second partRelated 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 stageRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 27
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 Der Traum des Schützen oder "Das Schützenlisl als Trapezkünstlerin" second part of explanationRelated 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
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, methodsRelated 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-stageRelated 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 stageRelated 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, explanationRelated 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 trapVariations 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 personRelated 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
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
Abril Lamarque The Lamarque Rabbit Vanish rabbit appears and vanishes in a boxAlso 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 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 boxRelated 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
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
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther A House of Cards presentation for the Doll House Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 6
Fred Culpitt, Milbourne Christopher The Doll House Illusion Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 393
Unknown Production of a Bowl of Water gaffed table Magician's Magic 132
Herr Boelke The Vampire kind of puppet becomes personRelated to Magician's Magic 126
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
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 Crystal Casket dove appears in clear casket The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 145
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Magical Incubator bird in a cage appears in canisterRelated 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, 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 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 Mandarin Jewel Caskets boxes placed in a casket transform into a dollRelated to
  • "Okito on Magic"
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 65
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 boxRelated 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 appearsRelated 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 backRelated 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 canisterRelated 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
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Tha Canary Production Cage More Classic Magic with Apparatus 253
Unknown Magic Incubator Improved made for Richard Himber, production of silks and cagesRelated to More Classic Magic with Apparatus 228
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
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