Person record: ROBERTSON, Etienne Gaspard  (1763-1837)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameEtienne Gaspard ROBERTSON
Relevance of this personphantasmagoria and lantern performer 
Main period of activityN/A
1763born atLiège, Belgium
1837~73died atParis, France
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), pp. 256-258

* John Barnes, The Barnes Museum: catalogue excerpts in NMLJ 1.2 (February 1979), p. 3

* Willem Tebra, Book review: Magie lumineuse in NMLJ 2.2 (January 1982), pp. 12-13

* Honore Bostel, The magic lantern: a children's toy in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 10

Lucerna ID no. 6003646Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016