Description

Blue 13 Focke-Wulf FW 190
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.

Obst. Walther Dahl established his Luftwaffe career in 1935 after a brief period in the German Army. Obst. Dahl was to become a top ace in WWII with a total score of 128 confirmed victories (including the ramming of a B-17 Flying Fortress) across 678 missions - while flying a number of aircraft including Blue 13 FW-190 A-8. He claimed over 30 heavy bombers in his career with many additional scores in the famed, Me-262. In 1945, he was decorated the prestigious Oak Leaves award, having been promoted to Oberst as commander of JG 300.

This fine art print includes an aged background designed from an actual World War II 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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