This is a painting of Spitfire P9372 returning from a patrol over Southern England during May 1940, with Pilot Officer Bartley at the controls. I recovered this Spitfire in 1990 and painted this scene to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
Steady Boy, a painting of Spitfire P9372
92 Squadron, based at: Pembrey, Northolt, Hornchurch and Biggin Hill, all in 1940.
Paper weight: 350 gsm
Paper finish: silk
A4: 210mm x 297mm
A3: 297mm x 420mm
A2: 420mm x 597mm
All sizes are approx and may vary slightly.
High quality digital reproduction of original oil painting