Jacob Degen in his Flying Machine

after 1808
Jean Baptiste Tilliard (French, 1740–1823)


Dimensions

Platemark: 23 x 18 cm (9 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 20 cm (9 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.570

Medium or Technique

Etching, hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

accompanied by page of text explaining Degan’s feat in Vienna in 1808

Provenance

Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA; bequest to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre