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'Jaques Etienne Montgolfier und Joseph Michael Montgolfier', (1933). Creator: Unknown.

'Jaques Etienne Montgolfier und Joseph Michael Montgolfier', (1933). Creator: Unknown.

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'Jaques Etienne Montgolfier und Joseph Michael Montgolfier', (1933). Portrait of French inventor brothers Jacques Étienne Montgolfier (1745-1799) and Joseph Michel Montgolfier (1740-1810). The Montgolfiers are best known as pioneers of the hot air balloon. They also invented a process to manufacture transparent paper. After a miniature of 1783 by Louis Nicolas van Blarenberghe. From "Gestalten Der Weltgeschichte", a book of cigarette-card portrait miniatures of figures in world history from the last four hundred years. [Germany, 1933]


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580062817
  1. 2-702-552
  1. 2702552

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 3738x5669
File Size : 62083kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
After
  1. Louis Nicolas van Blarenberghe: French: Artist, painter
Subject
  1. Jacques Étienne Montgolfier: French: Aviator, aeronautical inventor, balloonist
  2. Joseph Michel Montgolfier: French: Aviator, aeronautical inventor, balloonist
Picture Type
  1. Portrait
  2. Cigarette card

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