The Great Balloon.From a Sketch by Robert Hollond Esq.re.
F. C. Westley, 162 Piccadilly.
Engraving, 240 x 155mm. Laid down on india paper, some discoloration to paper.
Illustration of the famous 'Royal Vauxhall' balloon (later renamed the 'Royal Nassau' balloon), in which Charles Green, alongside Robert Hollond and Thomas Monck Mason, travelled a distance of 436 miles from London to Nassau, Germany.
[Ref: 8254] £140.00