SS Rex on fire

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Title

SS Rex on fire

Description

The Italian liner SS Rex is listing onto its side in Trieste harbour. Flames have engulfed the stern of the ship and fuel on the water has caught fire. Black smoke is rising into a clear sky. The shoreline can be seen on the horizon.

Label reads “86”; signed by the author; caption reads “SETTEMBRE 1943. Il REX in fiamme nel porto di Trieste”.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Francesca Campani
Alessandro Pesaro
Helen Durham

Rights

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Format

One tempera on paper, pasted on mount board

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Identifier

PFilliputtiA16010043

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

Citation

Angiolino Filiputti, “SS Rex on fire,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 16, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/132.

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