"Albany Flier" John Gould.

"Albany Flier"

Ca. 1980. Signed full color print after the painting by John Gould, depicting Glenn Curtiss, American inventor of the flying boat, in the air in the bamboo pole framed 'Albany Flier' above the Hudson River, with Bannerman's Island, Storm King Mt., the Mary Powell steamboat, and the accompanying train on the Hudson River Line, below.

Gould was competing for the $10,000 prize for the first person to fly from Albany to New York City, sponsored by the New York World newspaper.

Framed (no glass) in dark brown wood frame with cream linen border which the brass title plate is mounted on. Very good condition. Item #24607

Price: $125.00

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