Liste des Ballons sortis de Paris pendant le Siege 1870-1871

Made:
c. 1875 in Paris
publisher:
A Brissonet

Buy this image as a print 

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

Buy this image as a print 

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

Print: Liste des Ballons sortis de Paris pendant le Siege, 1870-1871. [= A list of balloons ascending from Paris during
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Print: Liste des Ballons sortis de Paris pendant le Siege, 1870-1871. [= A list of balloons ascending from Paris during
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Print. Liste des Ballons sortis de Paris pendant le Siege, 1870-1871. [= A list of balloons ascending from Paris during the Siege] / E. Pichot, Imprimeur. - Paris, 72 Quai Jemmages, nd. [c1875]. Engraving, stipple, col., some handcol., with gilt, letterpress text printed in black and red; image 44.5x63cm on sheet 48x65cm. Edition de A. Brissonet, inventor of the balloon Reclame, after data provided by M. Gabriel Mangin. Issued in honour of the exceptional service given on behalf of Paris, by the Municipal Council of the City of Paris, deliberated in session Wednesday 18 November 1874. ... a commemorative medal was awarded to each aeronaut of the siege. It is shown on the parapet on either side of the arms of the City. The list gives details of 66 balloons and their flights. bl: magic lantern in military use projecting information on collodion negatives (transported by carrier pigeon) enlarged onto a wall for copying by clerks

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1950-305/11
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.