35 entries in Bird Cage / Vanish
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Vanishing Canary Bird and Cage large die, bird cage and bird travel around
1876 Modern Magic 424
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Plus vite que l'éclair No. 35, bird cage vanishes without cover between hands, cage can be locked in expanded position, ends up in trouser so jacket can be examined, optional reappearance
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 100
Carl Willmann Der auf dem Tisch verschwindende Käfig
Sep. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 137
Carl Willmann Der verschwindende Käfig cage vanishes from table
June 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 92
Unknown Der in fremder Hand verschwindende Vogelkäfig bird cage vanishes in spectator's hand
Aug. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 129
Unknown Grosses Vogelkäfig-Changement fin de siècle bird cage vanishes from one stand and appears on another
Sep. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 9) 147
Carl Hertz Tip on Vanishing Bird Cage "Thoughts in General"
1935 The Jinx (Issue 12) 58
Robert Heller Bird Cage Tip
1935 The Jinx (Issue 13) 61
Dave Roberts A Novel Pull for birdcage
1938 Greater Magic 873
Lee Noble Watch the Birdie! disappearing bird cage
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 680
U. F. Grant Bird Cage Tips
Mar. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 14
Bert Allerton, Buatier de Kolta Vanishing The Bird Cage done close-up, seated
1958 The Close-Up Magician 58
Bruce Elliott Remembrance of (Magical) Things Past... on Fred Keating and his idea with the Vanishing Bird Cage, Mike Bornstein's production of a huge foulard, Keith Clark's ring through door, Houdini, Thurston, Richiardi Jr. & Sr.
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 78
Faucett Ross, Buatier de Kolta, Carl Hertz The Vanishing Bird Cage
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 117
Unknown The Vanishing Birdcage De Kolta cage
1976 The Big Book of Magic 215
Unknown Die, Cage and Canary cage vanishes and die changes into a canary
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 71
John Martin Martin Bird Cage large bird cage vanishes and reappears
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 161
Unknown Vanishing Cage on Stand in a frame, under handkerchief
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 176
Unknown Vanishing Bird Cage (Non-Rigid)
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 182
Unknown Vanishing Bird Cage (Rigid)
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 182
Unknown Giant Vanishing Cage big cage vanishes on a tray, under handkerchief
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 184
Unknown Dove Vanishing Cages different models, Owen, Nielsen, Cassini, Pomeroy etc.
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 217
Jack Hughes Dove Carousel Vanish dove carousel on table is covered with cloth and removed, then it vanishes
1981 Jack Hughes World of Magic — Volume One 34
Jack Hughes Cage Vanish dove cage on table is covered with cloth and removed, then it vanishes
1981 Jack Hughes World of Magic — Volume One 38
Buatier de Kolta, Patrick Page The Bird Cage Pull
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 29
Buatier de Kolta, Patrick Page Der Vogelkäfig-Zieher
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 50
Alexander de Cova Vanishing Bird Cage with clean-up
1994 Secrets No. 1 102
Tommy Wonder The Well-Tempered Birdcage very detailed description of contruction of cage and cloths
  • The Cage-locking Mechanism
  • Attachment
1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 2 227
Don Alan Funny Birdcage Vanish vanishing bird cage using a paper bag for misdirection
2000 In a Class by Himself — The Legacy of Don Alan 227
Doug Edwards Bird Cage Nuances ideas and tips for the vanishing bird cage
2006 Brass Knuckles 187
Jonathan Pendragon The Vanishing Canary Cage
Apr. 2011 Genii (Vol. 74 No. 4) 60
John Gaughan Birdcage Transportation
  • The Chamber of Secrets
cage travels from one stand to another
Mar. 2012 Genii (Vol. 75 No. 3) 34
Alexander de Cova Der verschwindende Vogelkäfig vanishing bird cage
  • Der Vogelkäfig
  • Der Pull
  • Die Spezialtasche
  • Der Mikrofonständer
  • Vorführung
  • Das Abladen des Pulls
2016 Burners — Vol. 5 37
Alexander de Cova Der verschwindende Vogelkäfig comment
2018 Burners — Vol. 6 100
John Carney Vanishing Birdcage Re-imagined with credit information
  • DeKolta's Cage and Beyond
  • The Cage and Pull
    • The Flexible Cage
    • The Semi-Rigid Cage
  • Pulls, Hookups, and Take-ups
  • Presentation Ideas
  • My Favorite Hook Up
  • The Vanish
    • One-Handed Toss-Up Vanish
    • Whip Away Vanish
    • Snapping at the Cage
  • The False Shape
    • Without a Fake
    • With a Paper Sack
  • Squirmel / Briefcase Stratagem
  • Low Tech Take Up
  • Without a Pull - FlipStick
    • FlipStick & Handkerchief
    • Visible Vanish
  • Trouser Pouchette Ditch
  • In the Trouser Pocket
  • Take Away
2020 Sleights & Insights 86