Francesco Orlandi [Two Images: Portrait of Orlandi and View of Balloon Ascending over Coliseum]


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, Steel Engraving on Paper, Uncolored


  • Mat: 27.9 × 35.6cm (11 × 14 in.)
  • Unmatted: 17.5 × 26.7cm (6 7/8 × 10 1/2 in.)

Physical Description

Uncolored steel engraving with two circular images. Proper right image is a portrait of Francisco Orlandi. Proper left image shows a balloon ascending over the Coliseum. Inscription in Italian below the images.


ART-Prints, Original

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