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Aircraft nose art

J. P. Wood

Aircraft nose art

80 years of aviation artwork

by J. P. Wood

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Published by Salamander Bks. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army Air Force.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJ. P. Wood.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20131122M
    ISBN 100861017064

      A quick peek inside the pages of this new reference book from Font Hill Media and author John Brennan. pages. Mostly color with a few B&W photos. Aircraft Aluminum Art Aircraft Nose Art. Specializing in the finest most authentic World War II Aviation Nose Art panel and hull section reproductions, Aviation shelves and furniture in the world. Over designs of the most decorated Aces and Unit aircraft markings WWII ever produced. Based on actual aircraft panels such as the P, P, P, P, P, F4U, F6F, B, B, B.

    What is nose art?. These are paintings or photos that are on military aircraft. Since soldiers are fighting out there on the field, they have no time to mingle with women and even go home to their families for years. Fighting Colors is a graphic tool for all enthusiasts of pinup and vintage aircraft nose art. For artists, this book will outline what the masters knew when the age of sign painting, along with a little bit of imagination and brushes, was a common trade.

      Vietnam Nose Art Legacy of Valor Not to be confused with official markings or insignia, nose art personalizes an aircraft for its crew, because it is the crew members who name the aircraft and create the art, imbuing it with an identity of its own. Aircraft Nose & Tail Art Archive Photos. This is a new section to our website. We are in the process of selecting a few of our “Nose and Tail Art” photos from our photo archive. Whenever possible, we've included the aircraft designation and the location where the photo was taken. Skytamer Archive subscribers members may view enlarged photos.


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