ID numberART40751
Collection typeArt
TitleHelicopter extraction, Vietnam
Measurementoverall: 30.3 x 48 cm; frame: 46 x 64 cm
Object typePainting
MakerMcFadyen, Ken
Place madeVietnam
Date made1967
Physical descriptionoil on canvas on hardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionAn Iroquis Helicopter landing in Vietnam to extract troops from the battlefield. The sheer power of man made machinery is illustrates through the helicopter, which dwarfs the men standing to its right and wreaks havoc with the landscape.