“The Road to the Rhine” by Robert Taylor

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  • Regular price $320.00


THE LIMITED EDITION US $320
Edition Size - 450
THE COLLECTORS EDITION US $395

101st Airborne Edition- Very limited number available: $795


On Sunday 17 September 1944, the first day of Operation Market Garden, C-47 Dakotas of the 439th Troop Carrier Group dropped thousands of paratroopers from the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions into Holland, a hundred and fifty miles behind enemy lines. This daring operation, the largest airborne assault of World War II, aimed to capture and secure vital bridges in the Allies’ push towards the Rhine.

33.1/2'' wide x 25.1/4'' high

THIS OUTSTANDING NEW PIECE IS THE LONG AWAITED FOLLOW-UP TO TAYLOR’S CONCEPT DRAWING, RELEASED IN AUGUST 2008. THE EDITION IS PERSONALLY SIGNED BY VETERANS OF THE 506th P.I.R, 101st AIRBORNE THAT FOUGHT THROUGHOUT THE ALLIED LIBERATION OF EUROPE.

THE LIMITED EDITION
Each print is signed by THREE highly respected members of ‘Easy’ Company, 506th P.I.R:

HERB ‘Jr’ SUERTH
BILL MAYNARD
ED TIPPER

THE COLLECTORS EDITION
This TEN signature edition is additionally signed by the following veterans of the 506th P.I.R, 101st Airborne:

ED SHAMES
WILLIAM TRUE
ED JOINT
BILL WINGETT
GEORGE KOSKIMAKI
EDWARD HALLOW
DON BURGETT

The 101st Airborne Edition:

Originally published more than a decade ago, the Airborne Edition sold out at the publisher immediately.  We have located a few copies.  $795 for both prints.

On Sunday 17 September 1944, the first day of Operation Market Garden, C-47 Dakotas of the 439th Troop Carrier Group dropped thousands of paratroopers from the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions into Holland, a hundred and fifty miles behind enemy lines. This daring operation, the largest airborne assault of World War II, aimed to capture and secure vital bridges in the Allies' push towards the Rhine.

This outstanding new piece is the long awaited follow-up to Taylor's concept drawing released in August, 2008. The edition is personally signed by veterans of the 506th P.I.R, 101st Airborne that fought throughout the Allied Liberation of Europe.

Each print in this specially released edition is issued with a companion print of Robert's superb pencil drawing "LONG HARD ROAD". Each two print set is personally signed by a staggering EIGHTEEN veterans of the 506th P.I.R, 101st Airborne: 

  • HERB "Jr" SUERTH
  • BILL MAYNARD
  • ED TIPPER
  • ED SHAMES
  • WILLIAM TRUE
  • ED JOINT
  • BILL WINGETT
  • GEORGE KOSKIMAKI 
  • EDWARD HALLOW 
  • DON BURGETT
  • PHIL PERUGINI
  • PAUL ROGERS 
  • EARL MCCLUNG 
  • HANK ZIMMERMAN
  • FRANK SOBOLESKI 
  • JAMES "PEE WEE" MARTIN 
  • BUCK TAYLOR 
  • CLANCY LYALL