A voluminous woman crossing a bush in a circle of foliage to get to a latrine; perhaps representing Garnerin's London balloon flights of the time. Etching by J. Gillray, 1802.

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The woman clutches a paper inscribed: "Wonderful aeronauts"

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1 print : etching ; platemark 26 x 20.6 cm

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Lettering

Going to London, through "Epping Forest". B. Esqr. inv. & del.

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Places

  • [London] (St. James's Street)

Agents

  • H. Humphrey

Dates

  • 3 August 1802

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A voluminous woman crossing a bush in a circle of foliage to get to a latrine; perhaps representing Garnerin's London balloon flights of the time. Etching by J. Gillray, 1802.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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