BALLOON BUSTER (Secondary Market Copy)
by Robert Taylor
Flying a Sopwith Camel with RFC Squadron 208, Flight Lieutenant Henry Botterell brings down a German observation balloon near Arras, northern France, August 29, 1918. Botterell acknowledges the observer with a chivalrous salute before departing the scene.
Overall print size: 32″ x 23″
Each print signed in pencil by First World War pilot Henry Botterell – the last surviving fighter pilot from the Great War.
Flight Lieutenant HENRY J.L. BOTTERELL
This low-numbered copy of this rare print comes with it’s original Certificate of Authenticity and is in extremely good condition, having been stored flat and out of sunlight since purchase.
Edition Size – 600