Painting, Miniature


Display Status:

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

Painting, Miniature

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Circular miniature painting in square, wooden frame. Painting is of a balloon ascent in a field surrounded by a large crowd. The scene is painted on metal. The back of the frame is lined in what looks to be a page from a book in French.

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust


Painting, Miniature


  • 2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 14.3 × 14 × 1.6cm (5 5/8 × 5 1/2 × 5/8 in.)
  • Dia. of Painting: 8cm (3 3/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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



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