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'In a British advanced observation post'
'In a British advanced observation post.' How artillery fire is observed and corrected. 'With the British Army on the Western Front' - published in 1916 for Tatler and Sphere. . Fortunino Matania, Ri (1881-1963). One of the most accomplished realistic illustrators and artists of his time, his wartime work was immensely popular and appeared in nearly every major news magazine, Allied, Neutral and Central Powers alike. Literally tens of millions of readers saw wartime events through the medium of Matania's weekly illustrations and, as such, he played an important role in defining people's mental image of what Great War battlefield scenes and soldiers looked like. Date: 1916
© David Cohen Fine Art/Mary Evans Picture Library
Aerial view from balloon over Hyde Park, London
This photograph was taken when the balloon was situated over Hyde Park and is the view observed when looking in the direction of south east. Hyde Park is in the foreground with Park Lane on the left and Rotten Row on the right. A little further up the picture is Hyde Park Corner with Piccadilly running out towards the left of the photograph. The next large open space is Green Park with Constitution Hill, Buckingham Palace Garden and St James Park. Further in the distance is Westminster and the Thames will be observed stretching from the Houses of Parliament on the left to Victoria on the right. The Surrey side of the river begins to get lost in the distance. 11 July 1908, 6.25 pm. Altitude 1, 800ft. Balloon Britannia. Date: 1908
© The Royal Aeronautical Society (National Aerospace Library) / Mary Evans Picture Library
Lunar halo and luminescent cross observed during the balloon
Lunar halo and luminescent cross observed during the balloon Zenith's long distance flight from Paris to Arcachon in March, 1875. Date between 1875 and 1880. Lunar halo and luminescent cross observed during the balloon Zenith's long distance flight from Paris to Arcachon in March, 1875. Date between 1875 and 1880. Date:
© Mary Evans / Library of Congress