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

Restrictions & 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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