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The Flying Steam Company, to China in Twenty-four Hours Certain
Silhouette lace picture, balloon motif with steam
The Flying Steam Company, to China in twenty-four hours certain
One length of printed cotton linen material, French, 74x95cm, showing Charles & Robert balloon, 1783. Brownish-red figures, horseman etc. in traditional Toile de Jouy pattern; balloon gondola and other balloons visible. Seams of panel are turned in, possibly from former use as furniture cover
Toile de Jouy
Two double pennants (cotton): blue-yellow-red. Each pennant is intended for streaming behind an early airplane or from a balloon; comprising a doubled strip of each colour joined to form band with lead weighted wraparound and ties at blue end. Cotton, loose weave: 12x142 cm, and 12x128 cm.
Two double pennants (cotton): blue-yellow-red. Eac
Textile panel, in polyester/viscose? silk weave, salved top and bottom edges, depicting an early mechanical loom and a vintage motor car, representing the history of the Toyota Motor Corporation, Toyota Group, Japan. . Logo and inscription in Japanese of the Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology. 58x44cm.
Textile panel depicting an early mechanical loom and a vintage car, representing the history of the Toyota Motor Corporation, 1992