Karen Hanmer

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Title: Faster Higher Further First: a sampler of women aviators

Faster Higher Further First: a sampler of women aviators

Faster Higher Further First: a sampler of women aviators | 2005 | $350

Pigment inkjet prints

8 x 2.5 x .5" closed

Removed from dust jacket and fully extended: 8 x 56 x 5", can also be displayed extended into a closed circular shape.

Edition of 50
An accordion format pop-up book with vintage photographs of 14 women aviators from the beginnings of powered flight until the present. Brief text lists the accomplishments of each woman. Subjects set records of altitude, speed, endurance or made other significant contributions to the field, not as women's firsts, but across gender lines.