Camera Obscura

Wood

Great Britain

c. 1840

6" x 12" x 20"

 

 

0507


Camera Obscura

Wood

France

c. 1840

4 3/4" x 5 1/2" x 9"

 

0669




Folding Camera Obscura

Paper covered cardboard

France

c.1830

7 1/4" x 13" x 11"

 

A folding cardboard Camera Obscura in its original box. Sold by A. Girould

 

 

0508




Cylindrical Camera Obscura

Marbled cardboard & glass

The Netherlands

c.1820

3" diameter., 3 1/2" high

 

A small portable camera obscura sold as a tool to assist artists with outdoor paintings.

 

0509



Camera Obscura

Painted metal and wood

America

c. 1860

2" x 2 3/4" x 3 1/2"

 

4608

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