This 31” by 31” replica nose art painting was completed by the author on original B-25 WWII U.S. Navy aircraft skin, the green paint is original American wartime color. This is from a special private collection of Mr. Nose Art, Clarence Simonsen, and at age 76 years, the artist has decided to give his little […]The Vulgar Virgin — Preserving the Past II
“SUN., FEB., 21/2021@ 22:25-NOSE ART CONCERNING W.W.II/1939-1945 AIRCRAFT, BOMBERS, WAS QUITE THE VIEWING AND PHOTOGRAPHING DURING W.W.II, AND ALL KINDS OF DOMINION, AMERICAN, ALLIED AIR FORCES…WERE NOTED FOR HAVING THEIR PLANES-COVERED IN NOSE ART-THE FRONT/NOSE OF THE AIRCRAFT. MANY DIFFERENT EMBLEMS, BOMB RUNS, SORTIES, ATTACKS, ETC., WERE RECORDED-IN A WEAPONS FIGURE PAINTED ON, AND/OR NEAR THE NOSE AREA ALSO!!!”
“NOTE: THERE ARE MANY DOCUMENTED FILMS, BOOKS, PUBLISHED MATERIALS CONCERNING WARPLANES AND BOMBERS NOSE ART, AS WELL AS WARSHIPS GUNSHIELDS-AS IN THE ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY…CALLED GUNSHIELD GRAFFITTI.”
“CREDIT: Piere Legace, with also Credit posted above.”
Brian MURZA/Killick Vison, W.W.II Naval Researcher-Published Author, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.