Study of paratroopers leaping from airplane

 
Study of paratroopers leaping from airplane
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  • Title :     Study of paratroopers leaping from airplane
  • Artist:     Dean Cornwell Artist
  • Accession:     XX1990.3285
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     circa 1944
  • Dimensions:     Inches 29 23, Centimeters 73.7 58.4
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     War/Military , Figurative
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.3285.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Graphite, charcoal and watercolor on paper drawing depicting soldiers parachuting out of airplanes; set against a yellow background; on reverse of image is a very simple preliminary sketch of same image as on opposite side in charcoal and pastel.