The Great Balloon

Made:
c. 1837 in London
author:
Morgan, John

Handbill. Song: The great Balloon / [words by] John Morgan. - [London]: Westminster:-Printed for the Vendors, nd. [c1837]. Letterpress; 25x19cm. To the Air, Vicar and Mosses, a 12-verse homage, with Chorus line, satirising Montgolfier, the great Aerial Balloon, and the greatness of Charles Green's Great Balloon; last verse refers to the young Queen Victoria aged 19 sending up a balloon to find her a husband

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1950-306/101
type:
handbill
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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