"Ace Of Diamonds"

Print Editions
Standard
Artists Proof
Remarque

SIZE 33" x 23"

LIMITED EDITION PRINT by Nicolas Trudgian

Top scoring ace of the 356th Fighter Group, Donald J Strait, flying his P-51D Mustang Jersey Jerk, together with his wingman Clinton Burdick and pilots of the 356th FG, in action against Luftwaffe Fw190s while escorting B-17 bombers on the way home from a raid over Germany, during the late winter of 1944. Based at Martlesham Heath in Suffolk, the 356th FG was renowned for the quality of its leadership, earning a Distinguished Unit Citation in 1944, and destroying over 270 enemy aircraft on 400 missions in Europe.

Published in 2003. 

  • PAINTING IN DETAIL
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Each print is numbered and signed in pencil by Nicolas Trudgian and is issued with an original certificate of authenticity from the publisher. 

Standard Edition print run 500

Signed by three of the top pilots from the 356th Fighter group.

Lieutenant Colonel Charles E. Beck
Captain Clintin DeWIitt Burdick
Major General Donald J. Strait 

£120.00

$151.20

sold-out

Artists Proof Edition print run 25

Signed by three of the top pilots from the 356th Fighter group.

Lieutenant Colonel Charles E. Beck
Captain Clintin DeWIitt Burdick
Major General Donald J. Strait

£170.00

$214.20

sold-out

Remarque Edition print run 25

Signed by three of the top pilots from the 356th Fighter group.

Lieutenant Colonel Charles E. Beck
Captain Clintin DeWIitt Burdick
Major General Donald J. Strait  

£325.00

$409.50

sold-out