Vincent Lunardi Esqr., : secretary to the late Neapolitan ambassador, first aerial traveller in England : an honorary member of the Honble. Artillery Company of the City of London and Royal Archer of Scotland / Nesmith, pinxt. ; Burke, fecit.
- [England] : [publisher not identified], publish'd April 20th, 1786.
- Physical Description:
- 1 print : stipple engraving ; 20 x 14 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsTL620.L8 A2 1786 BoxYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Printed in red ink.
Title from caption.
Head-and-shoulders portrait of the Italian balloonist Vincent Lunardi. The print was made soon after Lunardi's series of balloon ascensions in Great Britain, in 1784 and 1785.
- Subject Terms:
- Balloon ascensions -- History.Ballooning -- History.Balloons (Aircraft)Lunardi, Vincent, 1759-1806.
- Portrait prints.
Stipple engravings -- 1786.
- IIIF Manifest:
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Burke, Thomas, 1749-1815, Vincent Lunardi Esqr., , publish'd April 20th, 1786
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