Parachute Jump, 1941

2022 oil/acrylic on canvas 42 in. x 34 in. x 1.25 in.

backstory: My dad, Edward J. Tisdell, worked on the reconstruction of the Parachute Jump when it was moved to Coney Island from its original site at the 1939 World's Fair in Flushing, Queens. He tested it out when construction was completed.