However, know this will be your LAST chance to see the breathtaking John Gaughan reproduction of Houdini's authentic Water Torture Cell (below). This was exclusive to the Skirball and will not be part of the exhibition as it moves on.
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While Houdini Art and Magic leaves the Skirball on September 4, Masters of Illusion: Jewish Magicians of the Golden Age has been extended to January 8, 2012.
Water Torture Cell
Metal, glass, and wood
Collection of John Gaughan, Los Angeles
Photograph by John Elder