German School, (20th century). Medium: print. Date: 20th Century. Harry Houdini (1874-1926) Hungarian American magician, escapologist and stunt performer; challenge to anyone who can prove it is possible to get air inside his water-filled torture cell; Circus Corty-Althoff; Provenance: Private Collection / Peter Newark American Pictures. Photographic rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.