The popularity of airplanes and flight in the 1920s could be seen in almost every manner of design, from fashion to cocktail shakers, echoing the aspirations of the age. Josephe-Andrée Chouanard designed a Beauvais tapestry bag for a purse in 1928, featuring a plane in flight similar to the one used by Lindbergh a year earlier.
It is credited
Lent by Mobiler national, Paris, Beauvais 1666.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 24 × 25 × 5 cm (9 7/16 × 9 13/16 × 1 15/16 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.