Emblêmes Patriotiques. Le Ballon. J'ai été exilé de Paris et c'est lui qui m'a apporté des nouvelles de la Capitale.


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, Lithograph on Paper, Uncolored


  • Mat: 50.8 × 40.6cm (20 × 16 in.)
  • Unmatted: 49.2 × 32.4cm (19 3/8 × 12 3/4 in.)

Physical Description

Uncolored lithograph of a female figure holding a sword and standing among a burning French city. She is standing between two shields. One shield is labeled 'N'OUBLIE PAS TRAVAILLE ATTENDS 1870.' The other has various patriotic symbols, including a balloon. Explanations for each of the symbols is below the scene in French.


ART-Prints, Original

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