The Aerial Transit Company
- By permission of the Patentees, this engraving of the first carriage, the "Ariel" is respectfully inscribed to the Directors of The Aerial Transit Company.
- ACKERMANN & CO.
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- Image: 301 by 418mm (11.75 by 16.5 inches). Sheet: 370 by 485mm (14.5 by 19 inches).
Aquatint with original hand colour, trimmed to text, with loss.
A print of the 'Ariel' flying machine, showing it above open country north of London. Frederick Marriott, a director of the Aerial Transit Company, oversaw the production of a number of prints to publicise the project, often showing the machine in exotic locations. Another variant was produced showing the machine over the Great Pyramids on the Nile.
Science Museum 10426684.