ID number ART40751
Title Helicopter extraction, Vietnam
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker McFadyen, Ken (Artist)
Place made Vietnam
Date made 1967
Medium oil on canvas on hardboard
Measurement overall: 30.3 x 48 cm; frame: 46 x 64 cm


An 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.