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Name of Object:

In the year 2000: The tennis lawn; the eaglet hunters; on the road to London (Pas-de-Calais)

Location:

Paris, France

Holding Museum:

National Library of France

Date:

19th century

Type of object:

Lithograph

Museum Inventory Number:

IB MAT-2-PET FOL

Description:

The many technological advances of the 19th century stimulated the imagination of contemporary artists. Here, the various possibilities the invention of wings would have offered man are imagined, such as games, fighting and simplified travel.

Archival or Bibliographical Reference:

IB MAT-2-PET FOL

Citation of this web page:

 "In the year 2000: The tennis lawn; the eaglet hunters; on the road to London (Pas-de-Calais)" in Sharing History , Museum With No Frontiers, 2018. http://www.museumwnf.org/thematicgallery/thg_galleries/database_item.php?itemId=sh_objects;AWE;fr;36;en&id=cartoons_and_caricatures

Translation by: Flaminia Baldwin

MWNF Working Number: FR 036