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Title Delta Amsterdam-Atlanta Inaugural Commemorative
Date 07/02/1990
Collection Whit Hawkins Collection
Object Name Commemorative
Catalog Number 2017.140.152
Description Navy blue vinyl portfolio. Cover stamped in gold with Delta widget logo and laurel leaves and text: "In commemoration of Delta's first nonstop flight / Amsterdam to Atlanta / July 2, 1990" Padded tan suede sectioned interior. Hold set of nine Delft ceramic tiles. Each tile has a reproduction of a famous painting by Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh.

In order from left-right, top-bottom: Self-Portrait Before the Easel, Peach Tree in Blossom, Boats on the Beach at Les Saintes-Maries, Sunflowers, The Church at Auvers, The Potato Eaters, Study for Vincent's House in Arles (The Yellow House), The Anglois Bridge, The Cafe at Night.
Depth (in) 9.5
Height (in) 1
Width (in) 12.5
Dimension Details Dimesnsions taken with portfolio closed.

Ceramic tiles measure 3" x 3"
Provenance Owned by Whit Hawkins.

Delta began Atlanta-Amsterdam service on July 1, 1990, AMS-ATL service began July 2, 1990.
People Hawkins, W. Whitley "Whit," 1931-2017
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Logo, Delta Classic Widget
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Netherlands
Europe
Atlanta, Ga.
Georgia
Subjects Art
Artists
Commemoration
Inaugurations
Souvenirs
Tiles
Painting
Portfolios
Transatlantic travel
Credit line Gift of Betty B. Hawkins in memory of William Whitley Hawkins