Étienne Robertson

Étienne Robertson

Original Name Etienne Gaspard Robert
Birth
Liège, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Death 2 Jul 1837 (aged 74)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot Division 8
Memorial ID 20963 · View Source
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Entertainer. An illusionist, his shows were a precursor of the cinema, specializing in spectacles based on magic lantern and 'phantasmagoria', which are depicted on his elaborate tomb.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 Mar 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20963
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Étienne Robertson (15 Jun 1763–2 Jul 1837), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20963, citing Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .