The Vauxhall Royal Balloon. First Ascent from the Royal Gardens, Vauxhall, Friday, Sepr. 9th 1836

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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, Lithograph on Paper, Uncolored

Dimensions

  • Mat: 40.5 × 33cm (15 15/16 in. × 13 in.)
  • Unmatted: 34.8 × 22.4cm (13 11/16 × 8 13/16 in.)

Physical Description

  • Uncolored lithograph of The Vauxhall Royal Balloon during its first ascent from the Vauxhall Royal Gardens on September 9, 1836. The balloon is shown aloft against a blank background with figures in the gondola.
  • 'Drawn by E.W. Cocks. S Parmenter Lith. 47 Brook St. Lambeth. Published by the Proprietors of Vauxhall, (The only Authentic Copy.)'

Type

ART-Prints, Original

Inventory Number

A20140740000

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