Layers of clear resin in a wooden frame create the illusion of images and objects suspended in liquid or air.
Original Photos: 1) Cabinet Card, c. 1890. Photographer: M. Tanaka, Tokyo, Japan, subject: unknown Western children. 2) Albumen silver print from glass negative, 1864-65. Photographer: Felice Beato, subject: Samurai, Yokohama. Courtesy the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 3) Miscellaneous images from the series of stereoviews c.1915-18. Studio: Realistic Travels, London, England.
Original Photos: 1) Cabinet Card, 1902. Photographer: Sarony Studios, subject: Evelyn Nesbit. 2) Cabinet Card, 1902. Photographer: Aimé Dupont, subject: David Bispham as Alberich. Photos courtesy Harvard Theatre Library.