Départ d'Andrée pour le pôle Nord. 11 Jullet 1897 Sur L'Oernen (qui signife L'Anigle en Suedois.) L'expedition Andree, Stirinberg et Frankel.

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This object is on display in the Hangar Overlook at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Départ d'Andrée pour le pôle Nord. 11 Jullet 1897 Sur L'Oernen (qui signife L'Anigle en Suedois.) L'expedition Andree, Stirinberg et Frankel.

Inventory Number

A20140476000

Physical Description

Oil painting on wood panel of the departure of Andrée to the North Pole, on July 11, 1897 in the balloon The Oernen. Image shows three figures in a balloon aloft over an artic sea with two steam ships on the water. A French flag flies from the balloon. Possible illegible signature in bottom right corner.

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Medium

Painting, Oil on Wood Panel

Dimensions

2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 35.2 × 26 × 3.5cm (13 7/8 × 10 1/4 × 1 3/8 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

ART-Paintings

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