- Creation: c. 1833-1840
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Access to the Theodore Newton Vail Collection of Aeronautical Images, Broadsides and Clippings is not authorization to publish. Separate written application for permission to publish must be made to the Institute Archives. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection.
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Existence and Location of Originals
Art on Paper
20.5 x 15.9 cm
Engraving showing a balloon flying above a Greek architectural square where are gathered a large group of people, buildings, inventions and discoveries significant to the history of Western science, art and philosophy. Handwritten on the verso: “[Dup.] Frontispiece Engraved on steel by R Page from a drawing by Fussell”.
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