Navigation Aérienne. Locomotive-aérostatique-Pétin à double point de suspension stable.

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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

Artist

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Medium

Print, Wood Engraving on Paper, Colored

Dimensions

  • Mat (H x W): 27.9 × 35.2cm (11 in. × 13 7/8 in.)
  • Unmatted (H x W): 21.3 × 27.3cm (8 3/8 × 10 3/4 in.)

Physical Description

  • Hand-colored wood engraving of an airship with a large platform suspended by four balloons. Image shows the airship aloft over water with people walking around the platform. Reverse is lined, making it inaccessible.
  • 'Paris.-- Imprimerie Preve et Comp., rue J.-J.-Rousseau, 1E. E. Pétin (inventeur-breveté s. g. du g.), rue de Rambutean, 34.'

Type

ART-Prints, Original

Inventory Number

A20140809000

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