Origami Heaven

A paperfolding paradise

The website of writer and paperfolding designer David Mitchell


Multiple Pleated Paper Pictures / Falzbilder
This page attempts to record what is known about the origin and history of Multiple Pleated Paper Pictures which show either two or three different pictures when viewed from different angles.. Please contact me if you know any of this information is incorrect or if you have any other information that should be added. Thank you.


The earliest reference to this kind of novelty that I know of is found in 'Humane Industry' by Thomas Powell which was published in London in 1661.