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Test Flight VI [Licht-Blicke exhibition catalog]

Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Copp, James
Date made: 1984
Materials: reflection hologram; film
Measurements: 8 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in x 1 in
Nomenclature: fine art
Classification: holograms

Adhered to the front cover is a piece of holographic film containing a faint image; according to notes in MOH accession files for this object number, hologram shows `airplane seen nose first, flying toward viewer; however, image is very difficult to see and does not resemble that description.

German exhibition catalog for 1984 holography exhibition `Licht-Blicke, Holographie--die 3. Dimension fur Technik und Kunst,' held in Frankfurt, Germany; 384-page book that has pictures of the exhibited holograms, and detailed biographies of holographers and explanations of holography (in German). Please note that due to the unique challenges of holography as a medium, high-resolution digital images are not available for most items in the holography collection. Please contact us for more information on reproducing images of holograms.