The Fortress (which inclosed the Grand Pavillion) in the Green Park, with the ascent of the Balloon.

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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

Medium

Print, Aquatint on Paper, Colored

Dimensions

2-D - Unframed (H x W): 36.2 × 49.2cm (14 1/4 × 19 3/8 in.)

Country of Origin

Great Britain

Date

1814

Physical Description

  • Hand-colored aquatint of a fortress surrounded by soldiers with a balloon in the sky.
  • 'Published Aug. 24, 1814, by Tho. Palser, Surry side Westr. Bridge' in Great Britain.'

Type

ART-Prints, Original

Inventory Number

A20140396000

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