Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI Search this
2 leaves of music ; 35 cm
Copies have two variations on a half-nude girl holding a lyre in a winged and festooned chariot drawn by butterflies in flight among the clouds. Unsigned.
Lithograph similar to two others used for Comer's The ariel waltz: one by Sharp & Michelin; B. Champney [del.] and the other by E. W. Bouvie's Lith.; F. H. Lane [del.], both published by Oakes & Swan, 8 1/2 Tremont Row in 1840.
Also available online.
Version with lithograph's rear flower festoon perpendicular to the page; 1 complete copy. DSI
Version with lithograph's rear flower festoon diagonal to the page; 2 incomplete copies. DSI
NASMRB has 1 complete copy mq1687931 and two incomplete copies mq1703373, mq1703375 in Landauer collection. Complete copy and incomplete copies have two similar, unsigned lithographs.