Signed at lower right in graphite, "T Rowlandson"; inscribed at lower edge in pen and brown ink, "Extraordinary Flight on the back of an Eagle over France to Gibraltar. / South and North America. the Polar Regions. and back to England. within / six and thirty hours".
Preparatory design for the frontispiece to Rudolf Erich Raspe, "Surprising Adventures of the Renowned Baron Munchausen", London, 1809.