Tag Archives: magic

Magic Gallery

Magic Gallery has an excellent collection with tons of pretty vintage magic posters and related items from the golden age of magic, 1890 – 1930.. Notice the powerful use of colours on them, the relation of magic and supernatural, and … Continue reading

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Grand Illusions

Grand Illusions the site for the enquiring mind. With optical illusions, scientific toys, visual effects, and even a little magic. Funny things to look, games and articles. (via All about nothing)

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Natural Magick

Natural Magick (Magiae naturalis) by John Baptist Porta. Transcribed from 1658 English Editon, Printed for Thomas Young and Samual Speed, at the Three Pigeons, and at the Angel in St Paul’s Church-yard. The first book description says “Wherein are searched … Continue reading

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Whispering On Magic Posters

One more link about magician: Whispering Imps on Magic Posters.The Image of the sagacious magician looking knowingly at the viewer with small imps whispering the enduring secrets of magic in his ear has been often used on magician’s advertising posters. … Continue reading

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Magic Show

Magic Show: tips and tricks for magicians or people that wants to be. There are much more cool stuff there, take a look it. (via Metafilter)

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The great Houdini

Variety Stage: Harry Houdini has many photos and some videos about this great magician. Houdini was a legendary magician and “Genius of Escape Who Will Startle and Amaze”. If you never heard about him, you have to read his history. … Continue reading

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