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Royal Vauxhall Nassau Balloon
Print, Royal Vauxhall Nassau Balloon with Mr. Cocking's parachute attached 24th July 1837.
The Royal Vauxhall Balloon
Print, coloured lithograph, 'The Royal Vauxhall Balloon, London, September 9th 1836', lithographed by Frederick. Alvey, drawn by G. Black, published by William Spooner, 377 Strand [London]. Derivative of the drawing by E.W. Cocks, produced by the Proprietors of Vauxhall, with added landscape setting. c. 29 x 24 cm. The first ascent by the Royal Vauxhall (Great Nassau)
Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Grand Fete Day
One handbill: Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Grand Fete Day. Announcing Cocking's descent by parachute from Mr. Green's Royal "Nassau" balloon, Monday July 24th, 1837.
The balloon race and fete champetre
Advertisement for 'The balloon race and fete champetre' between two Green family balloons at the Royal Gardens Vauxhall, [London], 9 August 1836. Handbill; broadsheet letterpress, some handcol, two balloon motifs engraved, one handcol; 15.5x19.3cm.
Balloon leaving Dover
Edward William Cocks
Painting. [Balloon leaving Dover] / by E W Cocks (fl. 1825-1840), c.1840. Oil on canvas; [sight] 28.8x37.2 cm in gilt frame 52.5 x 61 x 9cm. Signed bl. The first balloon crossing of the English Channel by Blanchard and Jeffries, 1785 January 7; shows the balloon above Dover Castle and harbour, with paddlesteamer (anachronism).