Marie Marvingt, French aviator

Marie Marvingt, French aviator

H413/0420 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 48.3MB

Downloadable file size: 2.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Marie Marvingt (1875-1963), French aviator and mountaineer, standing next to an aeroplane. Marvingt is one of the most decorated women in the history of France. She climbed many mountains, was a record-breaking balloonist, and a pioneering aviator. She was taught to fly by Hubert Latham, and received her French flying license in 1910, only the third woman in the world to have a flying license. After World War I, she spent most of the rest of her life dedicated to setting up air ambulances. Photograph from the Bain News Service.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 20th century, adult, aeroplane, air ambulances, aircraft, airfield, airplane, alpinist, aviation, aviation pioneer, aviator, black-and-white, caucasian, early, european, female, french, historical, history, history of flight, human, marie marvingt, middle-aged, monochrome, mountaineer, mountaineering, people, person, pilot, pioneers, plane, portrait, portraits, surname m, technological, technology, white, woman

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.