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Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : pen and black ink, brush and black ink, grey and brown washes and grey-aqua gouache on commercial board
Support: 76.100 x 61.100
Image: 56.000 x 44.500

Scope and content

a design for a war poster which features a pilot at the controls of a cockpit which has been hit but continues to almost vertically dive-bomb a Nazi ship below
there are also included in the collection a preliminary sketch of a pilot, Acc. No. 1987-72x-135, and an aerial view of the top deck of a ship, Acc. No. 1987-72x-97 which are possibly all associated

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-103327
90: Open
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A537/X2 Item no. assigned by LAC 210
90: Open
Other accession no.
1987-072 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1987-72-210 The Hubert Rogers Collection, Gift of Mrs. Helen Priest Rogers
Copyright: Estate of the artist until 2032

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: inscribed in pen and black ink, recto, b.l.: HUBERT / ROGERS / 43

Subject heading

1. Airplanes.
2. Air pilots.
3. Air warfare.
4. Ships.


Other system control no.