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Lt Richard Barrett Talbot Kelly (1896 - 1971):
Battle of Britain - A Hurricane downing a German Heinkel Aircraft, c 1940
Framed (ref: 4592)
8 x 12 1/2 in. (19.5 x 32 cm)
Exhibited: WW2 - War Pictures by British Artists, Morley College London, 28 October -23 November 2016, cat 61.
Literature: WW2 - War Pictures by British Artists, Edited by Sacha Llewellyn & Paul Liss, July 2016, cat 61, page 98.
A Subaltern's Odyssey : Memoirs of the Great War 1915-1917 based on the diaries of R.B. Talbot Kelly was published by Harper Collins, London, in 1980. ISBN: 0718302478.
Talbot Kelly is considered to be one of the finest aviation artists of his generation. His work is in the collection of the National Army Museum and the Royal Airforce Museum.