16 panels to mix and swap. Create seamless vintage scenes in nearly endless. Box size: 6.5 x 9.25 x 1 in. Panel size: 3 x 8.75 in. The story is yours for the making! Through the idyllic countryside, across the moors of yore, amid the Gothic ruins, and down a cottage lane—no matter how you place the panels from this classic myriorama, a seamless scene awaits. In the mid-1820s, enterprising London publisher Samuel Leigh enlisted John Heaviside Clark to create this sixteen-plate myriorama. Clark painted scenes representing no particular place but instantly understood as British. The result was a sophisticated toy that brought delight to ladies and gentlemen in drawing rooms throughout Britain. Lay panels side by side to create your own landscape. Construct specific scenes with a few panels, or bring them all together to create a narrative filled with the twists and turns of country life in the early nineteenth century. Use the numbers on the bottoms of the panels to record and re-create your favorites. The options are nearly endless—20,922,789,888,000 arrangements in all!
MYRIORAMA: Collection of Many Thousand Landscapes