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Creator:
Francis Jukes, 1747–1812, British
after unknown artist, ( Brewer )
Title:
The First Balloon Ascent in England, September 1784, from the Artillery Ground, Moorfields
Date:
c. 1784
Medium:
Hand colored etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 7/8 x 20 1/4in. (37.8 x 51.4cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.1278
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
binoculars, prism | city | crowd | guards | hot air balloon | platform | Union Jack
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13717
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