Voyage Into Destiny Robert Taylor Rare L. Studio Proof Print Signed by 5 Bismarck Survivors and 1 Luftwaffe Ace.Only 150 Studio Proofs Issued. Lithograph print by Aviation Artist Robert Taylor. For sale is a seldom seen limited edition studio proof by renowned aviation artist, Robert Taylor. The print comes with a certificate of authenticity from the Military Gallery. The print is on acid free archival paper. The print is in excellent condition, never framed, and stored flat in a non smoking environment.
The overall size of the print is 34.5" x 24". The print is signed by the artist and 5 Bismarck Survivors and 1 Luftwaffe Ace. Oberleutnant Walter Schuck (206 Air Victories). The print depicts the battleship Bismarck off the coast of Norway. The Bismarck is escorted by Jagdeschwader 77's Me fighters, and is in company with the battle cruiser Prinz Eugen, and destroyers Hans Lody and Z23.That evening, May 21, 1941, the Bismarck and Prinz Eugen, left for Arctic waters, the Denmark Strait, and the Atlantic.