A framed photograph of Charles Stewart Rolls' first flight over water at the Nice Aviation Meeting 1910,
Lot 72
A framed photograph of Charles Stewart Rolls' first flight over water at the Nice Aviation Meeting 1910,
Sold for £150 (US$ 188) inc. premium

Lot Details
A framed photograph of Charles Stewart Rolls' first flight over water at the Nice Aviation Meeting 1910,
period silver-nitrate photograph depicting pioneer aviator Rolls in his Wright Flyer bi-plane over the Antibes coastline at the Meeting d'Aviation, Nice, held on 10th to 25th April 1910, just weeks prior to his fatal plane crash at the Bournemouth International Aviation Meeting on 12th July of that year, measuring 4" x 5½" and with some fading to edges, within period mount with Charles Rolls' printed signature and handwritten note "nice 1910", framed and glazed and with notes to reverse.
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