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The desert
Published by Thos. McLean,
The desert

Optical illusion disc which is spun displaying the illusion of motion of a ball with a wedge-shaped piece missing passing through a hoop and of a monkey swinging on branches of a tree and a zebra jumping through an opening between two trees in a circle at the outer edge of the disc.

Published in: McLean's optical illusions; or magic panorama. London, T. McLean, 1833.
Date [1833]
Medium 1 print on disc : lithograph, hand-colored
Dimensions 24 cm.
Accession number
LOT 10527, no. 11 [P&P]
LC-USZC4-8083 (color film copy transparency)
Place of creation Haymarket, [London] :
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