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Oil on Canvas Painting of a WWI Dogfight

Auction: Discovery - 3008TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: April 26, 2017 10:00AM


Oil on Canvas Painting of a WWI Dogfight, c. 20th century, depicting the July 3, 1918, dogfight in which German ace Ernst Udet shoots down American pilot Lieutenant Walter Wanamaker, signed Jenkins at lower right, in a wood frame, ht. 26 3/4, lg. 52 in.
Estimate $20-200

In good condition with one small flake in the lower middle.

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Ernst Udet, Walter Wanamaker, Lieutenant, pilot, oil