Following the invasion of Norway, Bf109s of 4./JG77 receive routine engine maintenance at a forward airfield in a southern part of the country during the summer of 1940. Overhead a flight returns from an operational patrol over the recently occupied territory.
Richard is regarded as one of the industry’s best pencil artists and this superb piece is completed in his trademark combination of pencil with color highlights on buff paper.
THE LIMITED EDITION & ARTIST PROOF
Each print is individually numbered and personally signed by the artist along with an iconic Luftwaffe Fighter Ace:
Leutnant HUGO BROCH KC
MATTED COLLECTORS & REMARQUE EDITIONS
This three signature edition is conservation matted to include reproduction Luftwaffe Wings and the original pencil signatures of two legendary Luftwaffe Aces:
Generalleutnant GÜNTHER RALL KC WITH OAK LEAVES AND SWORDS
Generalleutnant ADOLF GALLAND KC WITH OAK LEAVES SWORDS AND DIAMONDS
THE MATTED REMARQUES
Every remarque is a work of unique detail, created in pencil, embellished with subtle color highlights, hand drawn in the lower margins of the print.
Each remarqued print is then matted to include the original signatures issued with the Collector’s Edition.
Overall matted size: 25 ½” wide x 16 ½” high