39 entries in Bird Cage / Vanish
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
The Vanishing Canary Bird and Cage large die, bird cage and bird travel around
1876 424
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Plus vite que l'éclair No. 35, bird cage vanishes without cover between hands, cage can be locked in expanded position, ends up in trouser so jacket can be examined, optional reappearance
1899 100
Carl Willmann Der auf dem Tisch verschwindende Käfig
Sep. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9)
Carl Willmann Der verschwindende Käfig cage vanishes from table
June 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6)
Der in fremder Hand verschwindende Vogelkäfig bird cage vanishes in spectator's hand
Aug. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8)
Grosses Vogelkäfig-Changement fin de siècle bird cage vanishes from one stand and appears on another
Sep. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 9)
Carl Hertz Tip on Vanishing Bird Cage "Thoughts in General"
Sep. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 12)
Robert Heller Bird Cage Tip
Oct. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 13)
Dave Roberts A Novel Pull for birdcage
1938 873
The Vanishing Bird Cage (a la Buatier De Kolta) brief, round bird cage
1941 54
Lee Noble Watch the Birdie! disappearing bird cage
Feb. 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 170)
U. F. Grant Bird Cage Tips
Mar. 1949 14
Bert Allerton, Buatier de Kolta Vanishing The Bird Cage done close-up, seated
Also published here 1958 58
Bruce Elliott Remembrance of (Magical) Things Past... on Fred Keating and his idea with the Vanishing Bird Cage, Mike Bornstein's production of a huge foulard, Keith Clark's ring through door, Houdini, Thurston, Richiardi Jr. & Sr.
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961)
Faucett Ross, Buatier de Kolta, Carl Hertz The Vanishing Bird Cage
1975 117
The Vanishing Birdcage De Kolta cage
1976 215
Die, Cage and Canary cage vanishes and die changes into a canary
1976 71
John Martin Martin Bird Cage large bird cage vanishes and reappears
1976 161
Vanishing Cage on Stand in a frame, under handkerchief
1976 176
Vanishing Bird Cage (Non-Rigid)
1976 182
Vanishing Bird Cage (Rigid)
1976 182
Giant Vanishing Cage big cage vanishes on a tray, under handkerchief
1976 184
Dove Vanishing Cages different models, Owen, Nielsen, Cassini, Pomeroy etc.
1978/76 217
Jack Hughes Dove Carousel Vanish dove carousel on table is covered with cloth and removed, then it vanishes
1981 34
Jack Hughes Cage Vanish dove cage on table is covered with cloth and removed, then it vanishes
1981 38
Buatier de Kolta, Patrick Page The Bird Cage Pull
Also published here 1987 29
Buatier de Kolta, Patrick Page Der Vogelkäfig-Zieher
Also published here Dec. 1988
Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2)
Alexander de Cova Vanishing Bird Cage with clean-up
1994 102
Bert Allerton, Buatier de Kolta Vanishing The Bird Cage done close-up, seated
Also published here Jan./Feb. 1994
The Magic Menu (Vol. 4 No. 21)
Tommy Wonder The Well-Tempered Birdcage very detailed description of contruction of cage and cloths
  • The Cage-locking Mechanism
  • Attachment
1996 227
Don Alan Funny Birdcage Vanish vanishing bird cage using a paper bag for misdirection
2000 227
Billy McComb Another Cage, Another Way
  • Woolgatherings
Vanishing Birdcage anecdote
May 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 9)
Doug Edwards Bird Cage Nuances ideas and tips for the vanishing bird cage
2006 187
Jonathan Pendragon The Vanishing Canary Cage
Apr. 2011
Genii (Vol. 74 No. 4)
John Gaughan Birdcage Transportation
  • The Chamber of Secrets
cage travels from one stand to another
Mar. 2012
Genii (Vol. 75 No. 3)
Alexander de Cova Der verschwindende Vogelkäfig vanishing bird cage
  • Der Vogelkäfig
  • Der Pull
  • Die Spezialtasche
  • Der Mikrofonständer
  • Vorführung
  • Das Abladen des Pulls
2016 37
Alexander de Cova Der verschwindende Vogelkäfig comment
2018 100
John Carney Vanishing Birdcage Re-imagined with credit information
  • DeKolta's Cage and Beyond
  • The Cage and Pull
    • The Flexible Cage
    • The Semi-Rigid Cage
  • Pulls, Hookups, and Take-ups
  • Presentation Ideas
  • My Favorite Hook Up
  • The Vanish
    • One-Handed Toss-Up Vanish
    • Whip Away Vanish
    • Snapping at the Cage
  • The False Shape
    • Without a Fake
    • With a Paper Sack
  • Squirmel / Briefcase Stratagem
  • Low Tech Take Up
  • Without a Pull - FlipStick
    • FlipStick & Handkerchief
    • Visible Vanish
  • Trouser Pouchette Ditch
  • In the Trouser Pocket
  • Take Away
2020 86
Gonzalo Albiñana Abrir la jaula on the history and various version of the Vanishing Birdcage, categorization system for the designs
  • La lista es larga. Una idea complicada
  • Bibliografia
Maese Coral (Issue 4)