Un Hangar [Hangar]

 
Un Hangar [Hangar]
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  • Title :     Un Hangar [Hangar]
  • Artist:     Henri Defrasse Artist
  • Accession:     TD1989.72.12
  • Country:     France Paris
  • Date:     circa 1925 1930
  • Dimensions:     Inches 33 48-1/4 2 Dimensions, framed Inches 31-1/2 46-7/8 Dimensions, matted Inches 22-3/4 40-1/4 Dimensions, unframed, Centimeters 83.8 122.6 5.1 Dimensions, framed Centimeters 80.0 119.1 Dimensions, matted Centimeters 57.8 102.2 Dimensions, unframed
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Aviation , Transportation , Ocean Travel
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1989.72.12.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Very large dramatic charcoal on paper rendering depicting the hangar entrance of the ocean vessel Ile Flotante; view is from the inside looking out the arched bay entrance; large double-bodied amphibious aircraft is at right silhouetted against bright light of entrance.