Ala Littoria S.A. Roma Linea dell'Africa Orientale [Ala Littoria S.A. Rome Line of East Africa]

 
Ala Littoria S.A. Roma Linea dell'Africa Orientale [Ala Littoria S.A. Rome Line of East Africa]
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  • Title :     Ala Littoria S.A. Roma Linea dell'Africa Orientale [Ala Littoria S.A. Rome Line of East Africa]
  • Artist:     G. Ferrari Artist
  • Accession:     XX1992.43
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     circa 1940 According to Emily Braun, 1936-1941
  • Dimensions:     Inches 17-3/4 9, Centimeters 45.1 22.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Aviation , Transportation , Graphic Design , Advertising , Travel , Tourism
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1992.43.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Gouache, ink and graphite on paper collage depicting a bare-chested African woman holding a jug on her head; map of Africa and airplane in the background; map pinpoints destination/stops in East Africa; advertising Ala Littoria.