TUSKEGEE TRIGGER TIME
by Robert Bailey
Overall Print Size: 34" x 23"
Edition Size: 20
The incredible "TUSKEGEE TRIGGER TIME" depicts Tuskegee P-51 Mustangs of the 301st Fighter Squadron of the famous 332nd Fighter Group fending off a Luftwaffe attack while escorting a RAF photo reconnaissance Mosquito above Germany during early 1945. Featured is one of the most famous Mustangs of the Tuskegee "Creamer's Dream" flown by Captain Charles L. White. Robert Bailey is a master at painting aviation air battle scenes and this is one of his best.
BONUS DISC: Included with the Artist Proof edition of "TUSKEGEE TRIGGER TIME" is a CD disc with images and text of the painting as it developed on the easel, with shots of the artist in his studio and Tuskegee pilots signing the prints at a hotel in Orlando Florida. Comments on how the project came into being. Take a look behind the scenes! (This disc fits into a 5" mailing tube, along with the print.)
In addition to the artist this print was individually signed in pencil by FIFTEEN Tuskegee Airmen:
1st Lieutenant John F. Briggs
1st Lieutenant Alexander Jefferson
Staff Sergeant James A. Sheppard
1st Lieutenant George A. Taylor
Flight Officer Yenworth Whitney
1st Lieutenant Theodore G. Lumpkin
1st Lieutenant Charles A. Hill Jr.
Lieutenant Hiram E. Mann
1st Lieutenant Lewis J. Lynch
1st Lieutenant Robert L. Martin
2nd Lieutenant George E. Hardy
Flight Officer James C. Warren
Lieutenant James H. Harvey
Flight Officer Charles A. Lane Jr.
1st Lieutenant Leo R. Gray
Comes with Certificate of Authenticity.