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A 'balloon dancer' rising above the stage by means of a balloon attached to his shoulders, performing a pirouette in midair, painted scenery behind and the fringe of a curtain above; illustration to "The Table Book" (1845)
- Published in: London
- (Europe,British Isles,England,London)
- Height: 122 millimetres (sheet)
- Width: 70 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered to image "GCK"
British XIXc Unmounted Roy
- Associated Title: The Table Book
Prints & Drawings
A 'balloon dancer' rising above the stage by means of a balloon attached to his shoulders, performing a pirouette in midair, painted scenery behind and the fringe of a curtain above; illustration to "The Table Book" (1845) Woodcut
Reproduced by permission of the artist. © The Trustees of the British Museum
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Object reference number: PPA389248
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