- Catalogue number
- Art.IWM ART LD 3924
- Art and Popular Design
- Production date
- Subject period
- Support: panel
- medium: oil
- Support: Height 549 mm, Width 752 mm
- Frame: Depth 32 mm, Height 665 mm, Width 868 mm
- Alternative names
- object category: painting
- IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUMS
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image: An aerial view of a sky filled with soldiers parachuting down into fields below. The planes from which they have jumped fly off to the top right hand corner of the composition, and the sun sets across the sky in the background.
War Artists Advisory Committee commission
Associated people and organisations
- British Army, 6th Airborne Division
- British Army, 3rd Parachute Brigade
- British Army, Parachute Regiment, 8th Battalion
- British Army, Parachute Regiment, 9th Battalion
- Canadian Army, 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion.
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