WINGS OF GLORY by Robert Taylor
THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN PORTFOLIO
THE ARTISTS COLLECTION
Wings Of Glory was released to celebrate the 65th Anniversary of the legendary Supermarire Spitfire. This superb print features a Spitfire Mk XIX of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight high above the clouds. The later Spitfires were the ultimate in Piston-engined design and were some of the most elegant aircraft ever designed.
Battle of Britain Portfolio - Artist Collection.
This Edition was Limited to ONLY 50 COPIES and comprises the following Prints:-
WINGS OF GLORY
Signed by Artist Robert Taylor and FOUR legendary Spitfire pilots:-
Squadron Leader Neville DUKE
Flew as 'Sailor' Malan's wingman and flew Spitfires over Italy Duke became the top-scoring Allied Ace in the Med - 28 Victories
Wing Commander John FREEBORN
Flying with 74 'Tiger' Squadron during the Battle of Britain Freeborn continued to fly the Spit for the rest of the war - 17 Victories
Chief Test Pilot Alex HENSHAW
Chief Test Pilot for Vickers at the Spitfire Factory at Castle Bromwich, by the end of WW2 he had flown 2360 Spits or Seafires
Squadron Leader Basil 'Stapme' STAPLETON
Stapleton flew Spitfires with 603 Squadron in the Battle of Britain flying from Hornchurch.
The Print measures 27 x 21.5 Inches
A delightful stufy of a 92 Squadron Spitfire Vb during the Summer of 1941. Artist initialled by Robert Taylor it measures 16.5 x 13.5 Inches.
This superb Pencil print features a Hurricane of 32 Squadron making a victory pass over a downed Me109E that has belly-landed in a Kent field. This rare print has been Signed by NINE veterans:-
Air Commodore Peter BROTHERS - 32 Squadron
Wing Commander Roland BEAMONT - 87 Squadron
Group Captain Frank CAREY - 43 Squadron
Wing Commander Bob DOE - 238 Squadron
Wing Commander Bob FOSTER - 605 Squadron
Wing Commander Moose FUMERTON - 32 Squadron
Group Captain Alec INGLE - 605 Squadron
Group Captain John PEEL - 145 Squadron
Wing Commander James THOMSON - 245 Squadron
The Print measures 20.5 x 16.5 Inches
THE AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS - MASTERWORKS COLLECTION.
This very rare Edition also comes with a First Edition Softback Copy Published in 2001 that comes with it's own Blue Clothed Slipcase, gold-embossed with the Artists' name and is SIGNED by Artist Robert Taylor.
This is a great opportunity to acquire a very rare Robert Taylor release.