Description

Arrow 188 F4U Corsair
By Artist, Craig Tinder

Printed on a heavy, matte substrate, this archival art print is fade-resistant with an astonishingly high resolution to bring out rivet-level details.

Make any room look more sophisticated by displaying this 20" x 28" (50 x 70cm) framed art print with a smooth, white mat board. It’s printed on a quality matte paper and framed with a semi-hardwood alder frame. Includes:

• Alder, semi-hardwood frame
• Acrylite front protector
• White mat board
• Hanging hardware included

1st Lt. Dean Caswell entered service in 1943 upon graduation from flight school in Pensacola, Florida. He was immediately assigned to the U.S. Marine Corp with VMF-221 . Assigned to the U.S.S. Bunker Hill of Task Force 58, VF-84 took part in the invasion of Iwo Jima as well as raids on Tokyo and other mainland Japanese targets. VF-84 also took part in the discovery and demise of the Japanese Battleship "Yamato", the largest warship in the world.

Dean Caswell later flew with the Blue Angels and served two tours in Korea and Vietnam. He was awarded the Silver Star, 7 Air Medals, 3 Distinguished Flying Crosses, and 14 other citations.

This fine art print includes an aged background designed from an actual World War II era military map. A timeless design for any decor!

This item is printed on demand and typically requires 2-3 day for printing prior to shipment.

About the Artist:

Craig Tinder is an artist/historian specializing in the creation of digital aviation art work and has held a lifelong passion and interest toward history and painting. Craig grew up hanging on the fences at the Reno Air Races which fueled his passion for illustrating his favorite subject matter: WW2 aircraft. As a Loadmaster and restorer on a B-17 Flying Fortress, he understands the intricate details of his pursuits and re-creates one-of-a-kind warbird illustrations for the families of veterans. He has won numerous art shows and has contributed illustrations to a variety of publications and public education displays. Over the years, Craig has amassed a large collection of artifacts, period photos, clothing, weapons, and more, all of which are used as research materials in his paintings. He is an avid collector and serious historian - combined with his artistic talents, he produces exciting and accurate renditions of history. His original and limited-edition print work can be seen in many private collections around the world.

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