The Magnificent Flight of a Contemporary Rudolf Grund Kite

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Artist or Author: Charles Tacheron
Creation Year: 2011
Summary: The design of the majestic weather kites of German Rudolf Grund is captured in this video by Charles Kanal on the island of Fano, Denmark. Kite makers Charles Tacheron and Wew Wipprecht reproduced the Grund design for flight at Fano. Grund worked as a kite designer and produced his kites for use at the Lindenberg Observatory, Germany.
Type: Video
Related Link: http://www.youtube.com/user/CharlesTacheron
Geographic: Denmark, Germany
Kite Type: Box\Cellular
Materials: Cotton
Significance: Historical, Scientific