"Dusk Patrol" Framed Canvas Art with P-51D Relic
"Dusk Patrol" by Artist Craig Tinder
This framed, limited edition Giclée Canvas print by Artist Craig Tinder commemorates the pilots of the Eighth Air Force's 353rd Fighter Group and includes a one-of-a-kind relic.
Each canvas print comes ready to hang with a solid, 2" black stained wood frame and includes an embedded fragment from a P-51D Mustang mounted on a beautifully engraved metallic data plate which outlines the details of the print and relic for all viewers to learn about. As an added touch, each framed art piece includes a metallic, Certificate of Authenticity for added provenance and collectibility.
Choose from 2 different canvas sizes:
- 18" x 12" (45.7 cm x 30.5 cm) Limited to ONLY 30 Prints
- 30" x 20" (76.2 cm x 45.7 cm) Limited to ONLY 20 Prints
Each Limited Edition Framed Print is hand-crafted by Artist Craig Tinder using the highest quality materials and archival techniques. Each piece of artwork is created on-demand and typically takes 1-2 weeks for delivery.
About the Print:
P-51D Mustangs from the Mighty Eighth Air Force's 352nd Fighter Squadron, 353rd Fighter Group keep a close eye for enemy activity while patrolling over occupied territory. Stationed at RAF Raydon in England, the 353rd Fighter Group flew nearly 450 combat missions including bomber escort missions, and participated in the Battle of Normandy, Operation Market Garden, and the Battle of the Bulge.
About the Artifact:
This specific P-51D-25-NA Mustang fragment came from a fuselage panel of aircraft Construction No. 122-40530 (N51TH). This aircraft is currently painted in the livery of "Alabama Rammer Jammer", the same 353rd Fighter Group aircraft depicted in the artwork.
Craig Tinder has been an aviation artist since 1999 and specializes in rivet-level accuracy. Raised on the fences of the Reno Air Races, Craig has had the opportunity to create illustrations for Medal of Honor Recipients, WWII Aces, as well as the families of veterans looking to commemorate their loved ones.
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