'Aircraft Pictures, Past and Present', 1916.
© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
A poster, with artwork by Richardson, advertising an exhibition at the Grosvenor Gallery, New Bond Street, London. The picture shows Blanchard's balloon, surrounded by images of other famous balloons and early aircraft. In the foreground an airman is shown decending carrying the Medical Corps emblem and a pennant inscribed with the words;'British Red Cros, Charity, Flying Services Fund, Irish Hospital Supply'. Dimensions: 756mm x 508mm.