“They Landed by Moonlight” by Robert Taylor

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Signed and Numbered Print US $320  Edition Size - 750
Artist Proof US $520  Edition Size - 25

Robert Taylor captures to perfection the secret world of the Special Operations pilot with his atmospheric painting They Landed By Moonlight. Packed with tension, he recreates the high drama of a typical rendezvous as a pilot from No. 161 Squadron based at Tangmere, readies his Lysander aircraft for take-off in a remote field deep inside occupied France. Clutching a Luger in one hand, he completes pre-take off checks as three passengers are spirited away by an armed member of the French Resistance. It is July 1943.

Overall Print Size: 30" x 23"

Captain MURRAY ANDERSON
Lieutenant Colonel FRANCIS CAMMAERTS
Air Chief Marshal Sir LEWIS HODGES
Wing Commander LEN RATCLIFF