Douglas SBD-3

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Sea-Air Operations exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Artist

Credit Line

Gift of MPB Corporation

Medium

Painting, oil on canvas

Dimensions

  • 2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 66 x 90.2cm (26 x 35 1/2 in.)
  • 2-D - Unframed (H x W): 59.7 x 85.1cm (23 1/2 x 33 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Douglas SBD-3; two Douglas SBD-3 planes depicted in flight over a flaming aircraft carrier; blue and white with small red areas in the flames and a red circular area on the deck of the ship; World War II.

Type

ART-Paintings

Inventory Number

A19760090000

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