'Kilkenny's Circus' : Parachute Training School. Paratroops undergoing synthetic training

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  • Art.IWM ART LD 3922
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  • Support: panel
  • medium: oil
  • Support: Height 504 mm, Width 774 mm
  • Frame: Height 680 mm, Width 925 mm
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  • object category: painting

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image: inside a training hall. In the foreground there are several trainees hanging from harnesses suspended from the ceiling. In the background there are more trainees jumping in turn from a platform near the ceiling, some swing from the rafters.

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War Artists Advisory Committee commission


Albert Richards 44

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