Led by SquadronCommander Roland “Bee” Beamont, Typhoons of
609 Squadron are dramatically illustrated as they scramble from their
base at Manston in April 1943, the brute force and raw aggression of this
tough warbird leaving nothing to the imagination. A collector’s
piece for the future, of this there’s no doubt.
A landmark aviation print edition for the purist collector-the very first
to be published from the work of emerging aviation artist Richard Taylor.
Overall Print Size: 24.5” wide x 20.5” high (Image Size:
15.75” x 12.75” )
Joining artist Richard Taylor in signing each print are three fighter
pilots who flew the Typhoon in combat with 609 Squadron during World War
II. Every print is hand- numbered.
Flight Lieutenant Sir ALEC ATKINSON
Flight Lieutenant GEOFFREY STEVENS
Flying Officer ALLEN BILLAM
300 signed & numbered prints
25 Artist Proofs
Richard Taylor is a young talent not to be ignored. His abounding enthusiasm
for painting aircraft, and the distinctive natural flair of this young
professional artist is clearly demonstrated in this, his very first aviation
painting to be issued as a limited edition. In joining The Military Gallery
– the same international publishing house that has represented his
illustrious father over 30 years – Richard Taylor is set to carve
out an exciting career for himself: a career that the most discerning
collectors of the genre will no doubt wish to hold a stake in from the
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