Bronze Aviation Limited Edition Portrait Bust
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General James H Doolittle American aviation pioneer. He earned the Medal of Honor for his leadership as commander of the Doolittle Raid during the Second World War.
The Doolittle raid was the first attack on Japan by the US in the Second World War and occurred just four months after the attack on Pearl Harbor. The raid was planned and led by Doolittle who later recounted in his autobiography that the raid was intended to cause the Japanese to doubt their leadership and raise American morale.
After the war he returned to work with the Shell Oil company and served on many committees on national security and and aeronautics. Jimmy Doolittle was one of the most celebrated aviators of the twentieth century.
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The Jimmy Doolittle Bronze Portrait Bust Sculpture by Aviation and Military Artist and Sculptor Peter Close is limited to an edition of 99
The bronze sculpture is hand cast in the highest quality cold cast bronze in Peter's workshop in Somerset
The Jimmy Doolittle Bronze Sculpture will come to you with a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist and will be engraved with its own unique edition number - if you would like to request a special number please contact us to check availability
The sculpture stands 16" high and weighs 5 kgs Shipping is free within the UK only.
Peter Close © 2010
Bronze Limited Edition Military Art and Aviation Art Sculpture by Military Artist and Sculptor Peter Close