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Air (Wilf Hardy)
Early History of the Royal Flying Corps (Original) (Signed)

Early History of the Royal Flying Corps (Original) (Signed) by Air (Wilf Hardy) at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ref: HardyRFCLL (Click for LARGE picture)

Artist: Wilf Hardy (biography)
Medium: Watercolour on Board
Size: 18" x 12" (450mm x 300mm)
Date: 1977
Signature: Signed by artist bottom left

This is the Signed unique original Watercolour painting by Wilf Hardy.

Two scenes from the early history of the Royal Flying Corps. Top right is the first ever reconnaissance mission which took place on 19th August 1914. The two planes are a Bleriot Xi bis (the military version of the first plane to cross the English Channel) and a BE2b.

On the left we see the first RFC victory: on 25th August 1914 three BE2a planes forced a German plane to land. The pilots ran off and a British plane landed and the crew set fire to the German machine.

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Air (Wilf Hardy)

Air (Wilf Hardy)