Photo, Print, Drawing Exp[é]rience a[ë]rostatique faite Versailles le 19 sept. 1783
About this Item
- Exp[é]rience a[ë]rostatique faite Versailles le 19 sept. 1783
- Vue d'optique shows the balloon launched by the Montgolfier brothers ascending from the Palace of Versailles, France, before the royal family, September 19, 1783. A sheep, a duck and a rooster were the only passengers aboard the first balloon flight.
- Created / Published
- [S.l. : s.n., 1783]
- Subject Headings
- - Montgolfier, Jacques-Etienne,--1745-1799
- - Montgolfier, Joseph-Michel,--1740-1810
- - Balloon ascensions--France--Paris--1780-1790
- - Balloons (Aircraft)--France--Paris--1780-1790
- Format Headings
- Vues d'optique--1780-1790.
- - Caption (French): Expérience ae̋rostatique faite à Versailles le 19 sept. 1783, en présence de leurs Majestés de la Famille Roÿale ...
- - Caption (German): Versuch welcher zu Versailles den 19 Sept. 1783 in Gegenwart Ihrn Majestäten ...
- - Title from item, printed in reverse.
- - Tissandier collection.
- - Exhibited: "The Dream of Flight" : American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 2003-04.
- - Exhibited: The Princess and the Patriot: Ekaterina Dashkova, Benjamin Franklin and the Age of Enlightenment, American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2006-2007.
- 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 13403, no. 37 [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- Digital Id
- ppmsca 02472 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.02472
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-02472 (digital file from original print)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- 1 print : etching, hand-colored. | Vue d'optique shows the balloon launched by the Montgolfier brothers ascending from the Palace of Versailles, France, before the royal family, September 19, 1783. A sheep, a duck and a rooster were the only passengers aboard the first balloon flight.
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Expérience aërostatique faite Versailles le 19 sept. France Paris, 1783. [S.l.: s.n] Photograph. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2002736265/.
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(1783) Expérience aërostatique faite Versailles le 19 sept. France Paris, 1783. [S.l.: s.n] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2002736265/.
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Expérience aërostatique faite Versailles le 19 sept. [S.l.: s.n] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2002736265/>.