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Creator:
Burke, Thomas, 1749-1815, engraver.
Title(s):

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.

Published/Created:
[England] : [publisher not identified], publish'd April 20th, 1786.
Physical Description:
1 print : stipple engraving ; 20 x 14 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TL620.L8 A2 1786 Box
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Prints
Notes:
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.
Form/Genre:
Portrait prints.
Stipple engravings -- 1786.
Contributors:
Nesmith, artist.
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