French Patents: 1800-1950

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Ed Grauel
Creation Year: 1980
Width: 8.5 in
Height: 11.1/4 in
Summary: Two books of copies made from the original French patents of kites, collected by Ed Grauel, USA. Information is now online, through the French patent bureau. Two volumes: One 1800-1950 Two 1951-1999
Type: Document
Geographic: France
Kite Type: Accessory, Bowed, Box\Cellular, Figure, Flat, Inflated, Sport
Materials: Bamboo, Metal, Nylon/Synthetic, Plastic, Carbon, Dowel, Fiberglass, Paper, Ripstop, Silk, Cotton
Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical, Scientific, Sport, Commercial