Die Brüder Stephen and Joseph Montgolfier gob. zn Annonay in Vivarais, gemeinfehafilche Erfinder der Aërostaten.


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, Etching on Paper, Uncolored


  • Mat: 25.7 × 19.7cm (10 1/8 × 7 3/4 in.)
  • Unmatted: 16.4 × 11.3cm (6 7/16 × 4 7/16 in.)

Physical Description

Uncolored etching of profiles of Stephen and Joseph Montgolfier, based on the likenesses from a commemorative medal made in their honor. Text in German below the image identifies the portraits and explains that the image is based on a commemorative medal.


ART-Prints, Original

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