The Flying Ship

Made:
1785
engraver:
B Cole

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Print. The Figure of the Flying Ship / B. Cole sc. nd. [c1785]. Engraving, platemark 11.5x19cm on sheet 12.5x21cm. Plate from a book. An A-I keyed diagram of an aerial ship, designed as an eagle with feathered paddles and sail awning, flying near the face of the sun; the single passenger looking through his telescope

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1978-160/17
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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