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Gloster Whittle E28/39 "BREAKTHROUGH" Print

Gloster Whittle E28/39

Gloster Whittle E28/39 "BREAKTHROUGH" Print


Place of Origin England

Date of Manufacture Circa 1980

Dimensions H 67.0cm  |  26.4in
W 89.0cm  |  35.0in

A framed colour print of "BREAKTHROUGH" by Kenneth McDonough.

"Breakthrough", The Maiden Flight of the Gloster Whittle E28/39 flown by P E G Sayer OBE, May 15th 1941. RAF Cranwell, England.

Signed by Frank Whittle, the artist and also Michael Daunt, The Chief Test Pilot of Gloster Aircraft Co.

Kenneth Alexander McDonough (1921 - 2002) was born in Wandsworth, London. He was best-known as an aviation artist, producing many illustrations for Airfix model kits and Aeromodeller magazine, and wrote and illustrated the book Atlantic Wings (1966). He also drew the educational strip "Heroes of the Clouds"

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