66: Juvisy-Paris. 1909
Artist: GAMY Size: 17 1/4 x 35 in./44 x 89 cm Mabileau, Paris A sunset depiction of the pivotal moment in the Juvisy to Paris air race with Charles de Lambert sailing his biplan over the quiet city. He was the first French pilot to be taught to fly by Wilbur Wright. During this race, he left the Juvisy Aerodrome at 4:36 in the afternoon, circled the Eiffel Tower, and returned by 5:25.
B/ Staining in margin. Framed.