“Vital Force” by Richard Taylor

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  • Regular price $160.00


THE LIMITED EDITION of 400: $160
with THREE signatures
THE ARTIST PROOFS: $205
with SIX signatures
THE REMARQUE EDITION of 25: $435
with SIX signatures
THE DOUBLE REMARQUE EDITION of 10 US$715

Richard Taylor’s poignant new painting captures eloquently the urgency of a scramble an everyday occurrence during those frantic days in the summer of 1940. Battle of Britain ace Flight Lieutenant Ian Gleed leads a detachment of Hurricane Mk1s from 87 Squadron as they climb out of their Exeter airfield during the peak of the battle in the high summer of 1940.

Each print in Richard Taylor's new Limited Edition Vital Force has been signed by some of the RAF's most highly respected Battle of Britain Hurricane fighter pilots. All of the editions are also signed by the artist, and individually hand numbered.

The Signatures:

THE LIMITED EDITION with THREE Signatures:
Flight Lieutenant PETER HAIRS MD
Flight Lieutenant BILL GREEN
Group Captain BYRON DUCKENFIELD AFC
THE ARTIST PROOFS & REMARQUE EDITIONS
These SIX signature editions are additionally signed by:
Wing Commander BOB DOE DSO DFC*
Wing Commander JOHN 'TIM' ELKINGTON
Wing Commander TONY PICKERING


Overall print size: 34 5/8" wide x 22 7/8" high
Image size: 28" wide x 15 3/8" high