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Wyllie - Unidentified Man and Spirit Face Spirit Photograph

Man & “Fake” Spirit

A 1910 spirit photograph by Edward Wyllie printed in June, 1910 edition of Pearson’s Magazine titled “On the Edge of the Unknown“. The photograph features an unidentified man and spirit.

The caption reads:

The “spirit face” that appears on the sitter’s coat is due, as even a novice in photography can see, to faking of the crudest order.

Photograph ID: 2020.219.256

Type: Other

Year: 1910

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