Deperdussin Monoplane Racer

Original painting available for: $465.00 unframed.
Painting is 12x24.


A Deperdussin Monocoque Racer. Way ahead of its time as to general layout, the racer was the first aircraft to exceed 100mph. Winner of the Gordon Bennet Cup in 1912 at 108.1 mph, it successfully defended its title the following year at 124.6 mph. A modified version was the first winner of the Schneider Trophy.