Fine art print of a early hot air ballooning. Titled “La Minerve” Vaisseau Aerien destinemaux Decouvertes, 1803.The early success with balloon flight inspired designers to push the limits. One of the largest was proposed by a physicist named Robertson in 1804 and called The Minerva, “an aerial vesse..
Fine art print of a early hot air ballooning. Titled "Ascension du Sieur a la Citadelle de Strasbourg, 1784." Shows obe of the first hot air balloons, flying above Strasbourg for the first time in 1784..
18th century France. Fine art print in art deco style, from The Romance of Perfume by George Barbier. Barbier was one of the greatest French illustrators of the early 20th century and is best known for his illustrations about high fashion. A regal woman in a pink fur trimmed coat is sitting holding ..
Fine art print about poultry inspired by an illustration from the 1860s by Harrison Weir.Features La Fleche chickens. La Flèche is a very rare breed of chicken originating in France in the area of Le Mans, where this chicken is still famous for its meat...
Fine art print of a early hot air ballooning. Titled "Modele du Ballon qui ete execute pour le Sacre de Napoleon en 1804". A.J Garnerin, a famous aeronaut, was commissioned to build an elaborate balloon to be released on the occasion of Napoleon's coronation. It was a fantastic affair with a great I..
Fine art print of a early hot air ballooning. Titled "Ascension de Madame Blanchard au Champ-de-Mars, 1810."Sophie Blanchard (1778 – 1819) was a French aeronaut and the wife of ballooning pioneer Jean-Pierre Blanchard. She was the first female professional balloonist, making more than 60 ascents. Bl..