650 Main Edition $295
S/N by the artist John Shaw & 8 Mustang Pilots
Overall Paper Size: 36" x 25.5"
Image Size: 31" x 19"
150 Artist Proof Edition $395
S/N by the artist John Shaw & 11 Mustang pilots
200 VICTORY "Mighty 8th" EDITION $495
S/N by the artist John Shaw & 14 pilot signatures, inc. B-17 pilot
100 PUBLISHER PROOF EDITION $625
S/N by the artist John Shaw & 16 pilot signatures, incl. 2 Luftwaffe pilots
Plane Type: P-51 Mustang
During the winter of 1944- '45, the skies over Germany would routinely be studded with literally thousands of allied aircraft on "RAMROD" missions, a term used by the USAAF for long-range strategic bomber strikes with fighter escorts, flown from their bases in England.
Shown here is famed triple ace Clarence E. "Bud" Anderson, flying his P-51D Mustang "Old Crow", defending B-17s of the 100th Bomb Group. As leading ace of the 357th FG’s 363rd squadron, Anderson achieved the remarkable record
RAMROD OUTWARD BOUND by JOHN SHAW(Bud Anderson:357th FG: P-51 Mustang)@vbader.com/virginiabaderfinearts