RED TAIL PATROL

by Richard Taylor

Editions Edition Size US($) QTY
Limited edition (with one signature) 200 $55.00
Red tail edition (with 5 signatures) 100 $95.00
Artist proofs (with 5 signatures) 15 $110.00
Remarques (with 5 signatures) 15 $545.00
Double remarques (with 5 signatures) 5 $875.00
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This superb pencil print from Richard Taylor depicts red-tailed P-51 Mustangs of the Tuskegee Airmen, high over enemy territory, returning from yet another successful bomber escort mission

The Tuskegee “Red Tail” pilots of the 332nd Fighter Group escorted hundreds of bomber aircrew back to safety and Richard’s drawing is a lasting tribute to one of the most famous units of WWII.

300 prints in this exclusive signed edition are issued worldwide, consisting of two different signature versions:

The Limited Edition

(print numbers 1-200)
Joining artist Richard Taylor, each of the first 200 prints in the edition is personally endorsed by an original Tuskegee Fighter Pilot:

  • Second Lieutenant Lowell Steward

The Red Tail Edition

(print numbers 201 - 300)
The prints in this edition have also been signed by a further four original Tuskegee Fighter pilots, creating a FIVE signature edition:

  • Lieutenant Colonel William Wheeler
  • Lieutenant Colonel Charles Lane
  • Staff Sergeant James Sheppard
  • Captain Howard Baugh

The Remarques

Richard Taylor is widely recognised as one of the best exponents of pencil work in the aviation art industry and a very limited number of prints were issued with an individually hand drawn single or DOUBLE sized original pencil remarque, direct from Richard’s studio. Each exquisite remarque is completed as an individual pencil drawing and numbered to match the main print. Both are then issued within full conservation matting to include a pair of museum quality reproduction US Air Force Pilots Wings, creating a highly desirable tribute to the FIGHTING RED TAILS! 

Media:
Lithograph
Size:
18.25 x 12.25 inches
Release Date:
11/2010

Editions that feature original and unique artwork, such as Remarque, Tribute and matted editions, are specifically hand-crafted to order. As a result, our normal delivery policies do not apply to these items but we’ll be sure to update you as soon as your drawing is complete. If you have any particular request for your remarque drawing – such as specific aircraft markings – please ask when placing your order and we will do our best to accommodate.

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