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"Battle of Britain" by Oliphant, Leslie, 1940. Gouache on board.

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Battle of Britain

"Battle of Britain" by Oliphant, Leslie, 1940

Catalogue ref: INF 3/1630Links to the Catalogue


A dramatic image in which four German aircraft including a Stuka and a Heinkel fall in thick clouds of smoke and flames, as the British Spitfire, which shot them down roars overhead. A real morale-boosting image of the Battle of Britain.