The Lyon Balloon, 19 Jan. 1784

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Hangar Overlook at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

The Lyon Balloon, 19 Jan. 1784

Date

c. 1915

Inventory Number

A20140917000

Physical Description

Oil painting of a Montgolfier balloon aloft over a countryside. A man drawing a man and a woman is seen in the foreground.

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Medium

Painting, Oil on Canvas

Dimensions

2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 50.2 × 58.4 × 2.5cm (19 3/4 in. × 23 in. × 1 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

ART-Paintings

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