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Deconstructed Architectural Model of an Airplane



Skeletal model of small aircraft having an exposed balsa wood frame, with stretched membrane skin (think Nelson bubble fixture ), X-pattern thread cables, some of which are torn, see images, and metal mounted wheels. Wonderful architectural form, sculptural, sophisticated and chic decorative objet d'art.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 14.5 in. (36.83 cm)Width: 73 in. (185.42 cm)Depth: 57 in. (144.78 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Overall very fine original condition, some threads are torn, and the membrane shows cosmetic wear, but no rips tears etc.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU978718681772

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  • Shipping
    $100 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 1-2 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Cohoes, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 1 day of delivery.

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