Transport Sale | 09 April 2013
[Photographs]. AVIATION. Aerial Reconnaissance.
Sold for £200
[Photographs]. AVIATION. Aerial Reconnaissance. A collection of air-to-ground images taken from the Italian airship F.6 of numerous cities, towns, villages, and landscape features, including a fleet lying at anchor, military installations, fortresses, the Colosseum at Rome, the duomo at Pisa, Venice, many railway junctions, ports and airfields, some images showing aircraft floats and biplane features, many inscribed verso or on image, one signed by the commandant of the F.6 Magg, Picolo Francera, approximately 105 images, many with stamps verso for 'Stonnio Aeroplanida Recognizione XV Gruppo - 32 Squadriglia', signed by the pilot, observer and commandant; '286 Squadriglia Idrovolante Triploi Aeronautica Militare'; 'Ministero Difesa - Aeronautica Stato Maggiore'; '1 Gruppo 27 Squadriglia', the photographer Giovanni Agosto, dated 1932; '26 Squadriglia', with embossed stamp for the Regia Aeronautica for 1942, at the Aeroporto di Rodo and others, (folder).
Provenance: The Maxwell-Hunt Collection.
Tuesday 09 April 2013, 10.00am
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