Melies ~ French Magician Vintage Magic Act
Legends of Magic, Illusion, Hypnotism
Georges Melies ... French magician had a very successful career in France as a magician and later as a pioneering filmmaker. Méliès was born in Paris, where his family manufactured shoes. He had two older brothers, Henri and Gaston. Before making films, he was a stage magician at the Theater Robert-Houdin. Vintage magic performance poster promoting 1891 magic show Les Farces De La Lune / Et Les Mesaventures de Nostradamus.