"dc-r" docu center ramstein Grafik [DCR2011_0014_09]

Plakat, U.S. Air Force Art Collection, Nieuport Fighter Strafing Near the Somme

Plakat, U.S. Air Force Art Collection, Nieuport Fighter Strafing Near the Somme (dc-r docu center ramstein CC BY-NC-SA)
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Reproduktion eines Gemäldes. Rechts im Bild ist eine Doppeldeckermaschine (Nieuport), die ein Ziel am Boden mit einem Maschinengewehr auf dem Flugzeugbug beschiesst.
Text am Rand unten: Nieuport Fighter Strafing Near the Somme; Henry Farre ; A Nieuport fighter fires at tragets of opportunity during its return from patrol near the Somme - 1917. This was typical of the many aerial actions of WWI experienced and later painted by Farre, who flew as an observer with the French Air Force during the war. U.S. AIR FORCE ART COLLECTION 52L; U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1969- 346-266/1
"The United States Air Force Art Collection documents the story of the Air Force through the universal language of art. The actions and deeds of Air Force men and women are recorded in paintings by eminent American artists in a way words alone could never tell. These paintings are both historical and educational and expose the military and the public to the role and diverse capabilities of the United States Air Force."


Papier, Offsetdruck, (Repro).


H 43,2 cm; B 56 cm

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