Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser ( – ). The truth and the newest information about the most important Card artist of all times. by MAGIC CHRISTIAN. Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser was born on the 19th of June He was a ( Picture courtesy of Magic Christian’s book on J.N Hofzinser Cardtricks) Hofzinser . Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, (born June 19, , Vienna, Austria—died March 11, , Vienna), Austrian amateur conjurer who was one of the most brilliant.

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Please try again later. Hofzinser’ by Ottokar Fischer. It’s possible that Dobler is the one who first sparked Hofzinser’s interest in magic.

But the even more amazing part, one of the fish apparently has the ring in it’s mouth! There are many hints about the content of his programmes and his presentation. I had exchanged emails with Magic Christian a couple years ago and if my memory is correct, he was working with Stephen Minch to have the books translated. Among them so well known pieces like: You may find it helpful to search within the site to see how similar or related subjects are covered.

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Help us get to over 4, biographies in johznn The four kings The four eights The power of believing The three forces The little candle lighter To think and forget Coeur Marriage The wonderful deck The rose mirror The library of German poetry The word The verse will be completed For sure HOFZINSER was the most creative magician of his time, who understood johannn combine the zeitgeist with fantasy to wonderful magic experiments and included satire political remarks — like his contemporary poet Johann Nestroy did in his theatrical plays.


Most of the time his performances were sold out and some extra presentations had to be included many times.

This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. A model attribution edit summary using German: But I don’t know the status today.

Magic shop we’re proud to produce great magic books, tricks, downloads and DVDs. In the meantime I found more and more in other archives, concerning his military duties, petition for payments in advance and more holidays, his birth certificate, his marriage certificate and many other documents. Some days later the magician BILSwho works in the concert hall Musikverein offers Ducats to that one who can surpass him with dexterity.

Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser — The scarf is held in front of the mirror again and the image vanishes. First reviews about concerts and theatre plays as well as poems Modern Vienna has undergone several historical incarnations.

I was not aware that the Library of Congress possessed any Hofzinser items, but apparently they do.

If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file. I do know that Ken Klosterman also has a Card Automaton in his collection but it looks a little different than the one pictured in the Ottokar Fischer book. Change of his job as clerk official into the ministry of finances — Johan held a job within the Viennese government in the financial ministry from which he would eventually retire from in Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

I’m intrigued with his card magic but sadly am not quite as familiar with it as I would like to be. You are commenting using your Twitter account. For more guidance, see Wikipedia: Without a doubt the most important Magician for cards magic of all times, employed in the ministry for finances in Vienna as a clerk, enthusiast in the art of magic, beloved by the Viennese society for several decades, represented for sure the attitude of the 19th century.


Both men performed in small, elegant theatres and elevated the art to its highest levels, making the performance of magic as viable for the beau monde as…. Rather than presenting large-scale effects to impress his audience, Hofzinser focused on a simple setting using small props to demonstrate his skills.

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This page incorporated content from Johann Nepomuk Hofzinsera page hosted on Wikipedia. We send packages out via MyHermes the same day that we receive them. Please help improve this article joann adding citations to reliable sources. Learn More in these related Britannica articles: I can’t go into the workings, because I do not divulge magic secrets on this blog.

Card Trick Magicians – Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser

Notify me of new posts via email. From on he serves as probationer at the royal and imperial tobacco company. In the video below, you can hear one of the pieces that Johann Hofzinser wrote for his show and see a number of wonderful images of the great Viennese Conjurer.