Person record: HECHT, Hermann  (1923-1985)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameHermann HECHT
Gendermale
Relevance of this personmagic lantern and slide collector, researcher and writer 
Main period of activity1950s-1980s
Relationships to other peoplemarried to HECHT, Ann
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
11 April 1923born atunknown location
November 198562died atunknown location
Texts linked to this personArticles (8)

Hermann Hecht, Decalcomania: some preliminary investigations into the history of transfer slides in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980)

Hermann Hecht, The history of projecting phantoms, ghosts and apparitions: part 1 in NMLJ 3.1 (February 1984)

Hermann Hecht, The history of projecting phantoms, ghosts and apparitions: part 2 in NMLJ 3.2 (December 1984)

Hermann Hecht, The history of projection and lighting in the theatre: Lecture 1. History of lighting in the theatre in NMLJ 5.3 (April 1988)

Hermann Hecht, The history of projection and lighting in the theatre: Lecture 2. The history of projection 1 in NMLJ 6.1 (January 1989)

Hermann Hecht, The history of projection and lighting in the theatre: Lecture 3. The history of projection 2 in NMLJ 6.2 (January 1991)

Hermann Hecht, The history of projection and lighting in the theatre: Lecture 4. Stage magic and illusions in NMLJ 6.3 (January 1992)

Hermann Hecht, Some English magic lantern patents in NMLJ 2.2 (January 1982)


Books (2)

Franz Paul Liesegang (trans. Hermann Hecht), Dates and sources: a contribution to the history of the art of projection and to cinematography (London: Magic Lantern Society, 1986)

Hermann Hecht (ed. Ann Hecht), Pre-cinema history: an encylopaedia and annotated bibliography of the moving image before 1896 (London: Bowker-Saur, 1993)

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