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Officers standing by an army plane loaded with the Ghent Altarpiece, 1945

Officers standing by an army plane loaded with the Ghent Altarpiece, 1945

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Title: Officers standing by an army plane loaded with the Ghent Altarpiece

Date: 1945

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 11 x 17 cm.

Description: Identification on verso, penned notes in two different hands: Summer 1945; the plane, loaded with the panels of the famous Ghent Altarpiece, ready to take off for Brussels. (from Munich); center group, U.S.F.E.T. MFA&A officers Lt. Cmdr. Howe, Lt. Moore, Lt. Kovalyak; extreme right, Capt. Posey, MfAA officer, 3rd Army.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Officers standing by an army plane loaded with the Ghent Altarpiece, 1945 / unidentified photographer. Thomas Carr Howe papers, 1932-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15129