AN APPROPRIATE TEXT!

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An Appropriate Text!

Engraving, 1830
Image size 9 1/2 x 13 1/4" (242 x 337 mm).
Fair condition, no margins. Original color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 31143
Price: $750.00
Publisher : S. Gans 15 Southhampton St. Strand:
S.C.G. imp. H. Heath fecit. The preacher on the left says, "Beloved bretheren, the Text of my sermon I have taken from the 5th chapter of St. Mathew, and in the 9th verse you will find these words. 'What came ye out to see?'" to which a man on the right replies, "Why you lubber the balloon to be sure." 18th-19th Century Subjects , Aviation , Lighter than Air