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The Last Balloon Race; 1836


The Last Balloon Race; 1836
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 12cm

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A Poster announcing a balloon race to be held at the Royal Gardens, Vauxhall on August 30 1836. Printed in black ink on cream paper the poster is also illustrated with two engraved images of balloons. The poster begins 'For the Benefit of Mr Green positively the Last Balloon Race this season'. Also printed with information of other amuseuements or entertainments to take place that day including a vocal & instrumental concert, a balletic performance by the Ravel Family & a performance by Monsieur Javelie the tight rope dancer.

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1836 AD - 1836 AD
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