"Janie P-51D Mustang" - Map Art Print by Craig Tinder
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DescriptionJanie P-51D Mustang
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.
Stationed at Raydon, Suffolk, England, Maj. Price flew 108 missions and became an ace, scoring a total of 7 victories. His score was comprised of one FW 190, one Me-210, one Me-410, one He-111, and three Bf-109s. As an original member of the 350th FS, 353rd FG, he successfully completed two tours of combat flying P-47 Thunderbolts and P-51s. Maj. Price named all of his aircraft after his sister, Janie. The aircraft's Crew Chief was Sgt. Patton. Maj. After completion of his second tour, Janie P-51 Mustang 44-14419 LH-F was renamed 'Marilyn' and was written off after it was belly landed in Belgium on Christmas Day, 1944.
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.