'The Popular Song of the Day: Nancy Gray or Baldwin's Balloon', 1895.
© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
Blue lithograph by Lowe & Brydone, for the cover of sheet music written by Oswald Ling and composed by George Burton, featuring an illustration of the 'Nancy Gray' balloon in flight over a townscape, jettisoning ballast, with another balloon in the distance and a third still tethered. Published by the Universal Music Publishing Company in Sheffield. Dimensions: 365mm x 255mm.