The Baloon. [sic]


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust


Print, Woodcut on Paper, Uncolored


  • Mat: 30.5 × 25.4cm (12 × 10 in.)
  • Unmatted: 23.2 × 16.2cm (9 1/8 × 6 3/8 in.)

Physical Description

Uncolored woodcut of a balloon aloft over a field with a sunrise in the background. There are two figures in the gondola, and the balloon is decorated with classical figures.


ART-Prints, Original

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