'Chevalier Humguffier and the Marquis de Gull making an excursion to the Moon in their new Aerial vehicle'
Engraving, 'Chevalier Humguffier and the Marquis de Gull making an excursion to the Moon in their new Aerial vehicle', 1784. 17x19cm. Satire on 1780s balloonomania. The gondola airship has as a balloon, a disc with moons and stars. A manuscript edit has been made to the title changing Humguffier to 'Momguffier' making the allusion more directly to the Montgolfier brothers.
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