PATHWAY TO THE RUHR – TWO Double Remarques (Framed Secondary Market Copy)
by Anthony Saunders
With silver moonlight glinting on the wave tops below, Guy Gibson leads the first wave of Lancaster’s low across the North Sea to avoid enemy detection, on the night of 16/17 May 1943. In formation with ‘Mick’ Martin on his port side and ‘Hoppy’ Hopgood to starboard, Gibson heads towards the Dutch Coast and the Ruhr valley beyond – their mission, the destruction of the Mőhne and Eder Dams.
Overall Print Size: 31½” wide x 23¾” high
In one of the finest paintings of his career, leading aviation artist Anthony Saunders has completed one of the most compelling Dambuster images of recent years.
Each print is personally signed by four veterans that were directly involved in the raid, including two of the last surviving Aircrew to take part:
Sqn Ldr LES MUNRO CNZM DSO QSO DFC RNZAF
Cpl MAUREEN STEVENS WAAF
Sqn Ldr GEORGE ‘JOHNNY’ JOHNSON DFM RAF
Dr. MARY STOPES-ROE
This fitting tribute to one of the most legendary missions in the history of aerial warfare, creates a historic collectors’ item for aviation art enthusiasts and history buffs alike.
This unique matted print has TWO Double Remarques. It has been professionally framed using conservation materials.
This secondary market copy print comes with it’s original Certificate of Authenticity and is in extremely good condition, having been stored out of sunlight since purchase.