Ballooning scenes on a fan, late 18th century.

Made:
1784-1810 in France
artist:
Unattributed

One fan, 10" x 19", light tortoiseshell covered sticks incorporating balloon. 3 painted panels. Ascension de Blanchard a Paris 1784. Experience de mm. Charles et Robert, 1783. Ascension des Freres Robert, 27 Aout 1783.

One fan, 10' x 19', light tortoiseshell covered sticks incorporating balloon. 3 painted panels. Ascension de Blanchard a Paris 1784. Experience de mm. Charles et Robert, 1783. Ascension des Freres Robert, 27 Aout 1783.

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Details

Category:
Penn-Gaskell Collection
Object Number:
1946-117
type:
hot-air balloons
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection

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