Ramón Franco Bahamond

 
Ramón Franco Bahamond
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  • Title :     Ramón Franco Bahamond
  • Artist:     Alfredo Guttero Artist Ramón Franco Bahamonde Sitter
  • Accession:     TD1992.54.1
  • Country:     Argentina Buenos Aires
  • Date:     1928
  • Dimensions:     Inches 41-1/2 34-1/2 Dimensions, framed, Centimeters 105.4 87.6 Dimensions, framed
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Portraits , Spanish Civil War , Aviation , Figurative
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1992.54.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~War and Political Propaganda~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Pastel, charcoal, and graphite on paper portrait of Major Ramón Franco Bahamonde, younger brother of Generalissimo Francisco Franco and the senior pilot of the "Ultra Plus" airplane which completed the first transatlantic crossing to Buenos Aires in 1926; Franco is portrayed in striped tan suit, second button of coat unfastened; white winged Pegasus in background.