The Coalition Balloon 1784

Zoom in on the image Zoom    Download this file Download

This etching offers political commentary on the coalition government of 1783 uniting Prime Minister Lord North and his political opponent, Charles James Fox. In this etching Lord North and Fox have been hanged and are floating away.


Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum


Smithsonian Institution

Rights Usage:

Contact Smithsonian Institution

Terms of Use:

Smithsonian Terms of Use
For print or commercial use please see permissions information.