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    Sale 2814

    Nineteen to Now - 'Art from the 19th, 20th & 21st centuries'

    10 March 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 167

    Herman Heijenbrock (Dutch, 1871-1948)

    A safe landing with the Fokker F VII

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Herman Heijenbrock (Dutch, 1871-1948)
    A safe landing with the Fokker F VII
    signed 'H Heijenbrock' (lower right)
    pastel on coloured paper
    62 x 93 cm.


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    Depicted in the present lot is the maiden voyage of this famous Fokker F IIV. On the 25th of March 1925 this aircraft took off from Schiphol airport carrying 8 passengers resulting in an order for 16 of this legendary aeroplane by the KLM. One of these planes can still be seen at the Museum 'Aviodrome' in Lelystad.

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