This 1980s aviation print is "A Special Breed" by Gerald Couson, #268 of a limited edition of 650 prints. It depicts a Tiger Moth G-AOEI owned by Cambridge Flying Group flying over the Cambridge countryside. The Royal Air Force's last bi-plane, the Tiger Moth served as a trainer from 1932 to 1947. Its design remained nearly the same. It was well constructed and was able to do aerobatics. A total of only 8800 Tiger Moths were built including 420 Radio Controlled Pilot-less Target aircraft (The Queen Bee). It was for a brief period during the first months of WWII for coastal reconnaissance.
The print is in pristine condition, never hung, always stored. It is signed by the artist in pencil as is the limited edition number. The outside border measures approximately 34" by 25" high.
Shipping and Insurance is included within the Continental United States at a flat rate to make to make it hassle free for you to purchase this fine scarce aviation print. It will be shipped to you in specialty packaging.. Serving you for over 30 years, we work hard to find unique antiques and heirlooms at reasonable prices. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us!
4 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List
Specializing in Fine Unique Antiques, Collectibles, Fine Art, & Jewelry