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De Kolta Chair

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De Kolta Chair or Vanishing Lady illusion was created by Buatier De Kolta and presented for the first time in march 1886.

A woman seated in a chair is covered by a large cloth would appear to vanish in an instant as the cloth was whisked away AND vanishes too.

It was described by Hoffmann in More Magic (1890).