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.
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Painting, Oil on Wood Panel
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 35.2 × 26 × 3.5cm (13 7/8 × 10 1/4 × 1 3/8 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
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