Actualités. Une ascension en automme: Mr. Thévelin se livrant sur son trapéze á un exercice aquatico-aérien.

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Physical Description
Colored lithograph showing a man walking through a city during a rainstorm, while another man is flying on a trapeze above. A balloon is aloft in the background. Newsprint is on the reverse.
This image was published in Le Charivari, on October 8, 1852. The title translates to: "An ascension in autumn: Mr. Thévelin launches himself into an aquatic-aerial exercise on his trapeze." Thevelin was a sportsman and acrobat.
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c. 1852
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Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Print, Lithograph on Paper, Colored
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 33.7 × 26cm (13 1/4 × 10 1/4 in.)
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