NC Flying Boat Down at Sea

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Charles E. Ruttan, 1919

Collection Item Long Description:

Date

1919

Inventory Number

A19720259000

Physical Description

NC flying boat down at sea. Crew member on outer strut of plane in rough water; two more crew members on the plane's nose; wings and tail surfaces yellow; hull light gray; ocean and sky blue-green; 3 on forward third of hull, red, white and blue bars on rudder.

Credit Line

Gift of Sixth Division, Bureau of Navigation, U.S. Navy

Artist

Country of Origin

United States of America

Medium

Painting, oil on masonite

Dimensions

  • 2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 53 × 68.3 × 3.4cm (20 7/8 × 26 7/8 × 1 5/16 in.)
  • 2-D - Unframed (H x W): 42.9 x 58.1cm (16 7/8 x 22 7/8 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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