Spitfires of 92 Squadron returning to base during the Battle of Britain. Desperately low on fuel after another combat sortie over the English Channel, C.O. Allan Wright (flying QJ S) with wing-man Flt. Lt. Geoffrey Wellum, lead the rest of the flight back to Biggin Hill for a well deserved rest and more than likely, a pint of ale or a large whisky!
95 Limited Edition - signed by the artist only - SOLD OUT
10 Artist Proofs - 4 pilot signatures - SOLD OUT
10 Remarques - 4 pilot signatures - SOLD OUT
15 Exhibition Proofs - signed by the artist only
The Artist Proofs and Remarques are countersigned by four distinguished Spitfire pilots:
Flt. Lt. Bob Large DFC
Spitfire pilot with Douglas Bader’s squadron before undertaking secret SOE Lysander missions delivering and collecting agents at night in occupied France.
Flt. Lft. Geoffrey Wellum DFC
Distiguished Battle of Britain Spitfire pilot and best selling author.
Wing Commander Peter Ayherst DFC
Spitfire Ace, 9 victories - flew from start to finish throughout the war; took part in the Battle of France, Battle of Britain, D-Day and North Africa amongst others. First into combat against the Me109. He even taught the famous Johnny Johnson to fly! After the war he became a test pilot working alongside Alex Henshaw.
Wing Commander Bob Foster DFC AE
Flew Hurricanes with 605 Sqn during the Battle of Britain and later transferred to 54 Sqn flying Spitfires.
Exhibition Proofs - a special deluxe, larger sized version of this image. Using the latest reproduction processes that enable the subtle colours, tones and details of the original painting to be recreated with far greater accuracy than the traditional lithographic process. Each is painstakingly hand-drawn from a special printer onto the highest quality imported rag paper under the direct supervision of the artist. The Exhibition Proofs are larger in size than the original regular edition.
This print can be supplied mounted or mounted and framed, please contact us for details.
28 x 14 inches overall. Exhibition proofs 37 x 17 inches overall, image 30 x 10 inches.
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