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Air (Wilf Hardy)
Kings Cup Air Race (Original) (Signed)

Kings Cup Air Race (Original) (Signed) by Air (Wilf Hardy) at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ref: HardyAirCupLL (Click for LARGE picture)

Artist: Wilf Hardy (biography)
Medium: Watercolour on Board
Size: 26" x 18" (665mm x 450mm)
Date: 1980
Signature: Signed by Artist main panel bottom right

This is the Signed original Watercolour painting by Wilf Hardy.

Look and Learn #967 20 September 1980 gave readers the opportunity to win tickets for an air show at RAF Finningley near Doncaster. Part of the show was the 48th running of the King's Cup air race (top panel).

This was an important event as prototype planes from various manufacturers were entered, the most successful of which entered service with the RAF. There was also a memorial fly past to salute the aircraft that helped win World War II.

The panel bottom right shows a Hawker Hurricane, Supermarine Spitfire and Avro Lancaster all of which were represented at the show.


Price:  150.00
     IN STOCK        $

        

Air (Wilf Hardy)

Air (Wilf Hardy)