STARS & STRIPES '87, #US55, Louis Vuitton Cup, 1986

color slide (35mm only)

Rosenfeld, Stanley Z.
Australia, Western Australia, Fremantle
safety film, Kodachrome; cardboard mount
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 mm.

35 mm color slide photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on December 9, 1986. Image of 64' David Pedrick, Bruce Nelson, and Britton Chance designed, Robert Derecktor built 12 meter sloop STARS & STRIPES, #US55, aka STARS & STRIPES '87, (built 1986 in Mamaroneck, New York) at the Louis Vuitton Cup races off Fremantle, Australia. Visible in image: cropped starboard beam view of STARS & STRIPES running before the wind under mainsail and spinnaker, hull is buried in a trough of waves, close-up on the crew. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Rosenfeld, p. 263. Handwritten on slide mount: “STARS + STRIPES 78 / DEC 9 86 8 / SL. 4 #14" and stamped: ”PHOTO © 1987 / STANLEY ROSENFELD / 22 / DEC 86 1". Condition: scratched gloss. See related print stored in Printer’s Print File and internegative stored in B&W Internegatives from Color Slides box under negative number. DUP 1


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, Stanley Z. Rosenfeld photographer

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Louis Vuitton Cup (1986)

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12 Meter Class yachts