Crociera Aerea del Decennale 1933 [Decennial of Long-Distance Flight]

 
Crociera Aerea del Decennale 1933 [Decennial of Long-Distance Flight]
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  • Title :     Crociera Aerea del Decennale 1933 [Decennial of Long-Distance Flight]
  • Artist:     Luigi Martinati Designer Grafiche I.G.A.P. (Impressa Generale Affissione Pubblicità) Printer
  • Accession:     XX1990.1755
  • Country:     Italy Milan and Rome
  • Date:     1933
  • Dimensions:     Inches 54-11/16 38-9/16 Dimensions, unframed Inches 61-1/4 41-1/4 2-1/2 Dimensions, framed, Centimeters 138.9 97.9 Dimensions, unframed Centimeters 155.6 104.8 6.4 Dimensions, framed
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Aviation , Portraits , Figurative
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.1755.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster depicting a large gray bust of Italo Balbo (1892-1940) superimposed with black silhouettes of multiple aircraft flying in formation; all set against a blue ground; inscriptions in yellow at bottom section.