National Library of Australia

<< Previous record
Record 3 of 3
You must be logged in to Tag Records
The greatest sensational mystery Houdini water torture : presented by Alex Lyall / Mark Westaway
Bib ID 6343666
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
Author
Westaway, Mark, artist
 
Related Online
Resources
Description [Australia] : [publisher not identified], [between 1970 and 1989] 
1 poster : colour ; 41 x 30 cm 
Summary

Colour artwork featuring a man upside down under blue water with both of his hands manacled in handcuffs above his head.

Biography/History

Alex Lyall (deceased) was an Australian escape artist who perfomed the Houdini underwater escape from a canvas straightjacket in 1980.

Notes

Caption title.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects Lyall, Alex -- Posters.  |  Escape artists -- Australia -- Posters  |  Theatrical posters -- Australia.  |  Advertising -- Performing arts -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australian
Also Titled

Houdini water torture : presented by Alex Lyall

Terms of Use Copyright restrictions may apply. 

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    PIC Poster Drawer 255
    Copy: N copy
    Special Collections Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.