Kellar, Harry (Heinrich Keller) | Kellar loses his head
4,000 to - 6,000 USD
Kellar, Harry (Heinrich Keller)
Kellar in his Latest Mystery Self Decapitation. Cincinnati & New York: Strobridge Lith. Co. 1898 (N.Y. no. 8105)
Color lithograph window card (16 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.; 420 x 294 mm). Some restoration at lower right corner with a few letters of the imprint supplied in facsimile. Matted, framed, and glazed with Plexiglas.
A vivid depiction of one of Kellar's most startling effects.
Exemplars, p. 41; Illusions 43; Magic, p. 302; TTW 7
Condition as described in catalogue entry.
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