Richard Taylor Catalogue

Eve of Destiny

by Richard Taylor

Eve of Destiny by Richard Taylor, 101st Airborne

This print can be ordered seperately or as a pair with Eve of Destiny - Masterworks Edition, matching number will be supplied whilst available


Richard Taylor’s stunning new painting depicts the men of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division as they take inventory of their equipment during the early evening of 5 June 1944. Adorned with hastily applied invasion stripes, the C-47s of the 438th Troop Carrier Group stand primed, ready to carry the elite unit to Normandy in the early hours of D-Day 1944.

To add to the poignancy of this release, the edition is personally signed by veterans that jumped on D-Day with the 101st Airborne, creating a unique opportunity for collectors to cherish the memories of these brave and illustrious heroes.

Image Size: 30” wide x 13 ¼” high Overall Print Size: 36 ½” wide x 20 ½” high

THE LIMITED EDITION
Each print in every edition has been personally signed by a veteran of the 506th PIR:

Sergeant WILLIAM ‘BILL’ GALBRAITH

Item Company, 3rd Battalion, 506th PIR

150 signed & numbered

THE COLLECTOR'S EDITION with FIVE signatures
This FIVE signature edition has been created to honour the memory of all those who served with the 101st Airborne Division during in World War II, with every print additionally signed by a further three distinguished veterans:

Private 1st Class BILL WINGETT
Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th PIR

Captain EMMETT ‘ROSY’ NOLAN
HQ Company, 2nd Battalion, 502nd PIR

Staff Sergeant PAUL MARTINEZ
Dog Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th PIR

Sergeant MANUEL BARRIOS
Item Company, 3rd Battalion, 506th PIR

185 Collector's Edition -
25 Collector's Artist Proofs -

THE REMARQUE EDITIONS with SIX signatures
With all the signatures of the Collecor's Edition, the two Remarque Editions are the only prints to be additionally signed by highly respected 101st Airborne veteran Frank Denison:

Private FRANK DENISON
Charlie Company, 326 Parachute (Engineer) Battalion, 101st Airborne

25 Remarques -
10 Double Remarques -

 

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