BELL HUEY CHOPPER UH-1B ORIGINAL MODEL BOX TOP ART STUDIO PAINTING AWESOME! FAMOUS "DICK TRACY" ARTIST SIGNED - DICK LOCHER.
This is a beautiful fine art original painting in air-brush and goutche gesso on Crecent cold-press #100 heavy duty illustration board. This painting was custom made for a plastic model kit box cover by artist Dick Locher for Monogram Models co. Locher was a well known artist that painted a small number of dramatic and accurate box artwork subjects for Monogram Models throughout the 1970's. He also was the artist who replaced Chester Gould's "Dick Tracy" comic illustrater when he retired. Pulitzer Prize winning editorial cartoonist for the Chicago Tribune newspaper.To own an original signed Dick Locher painting is truly a. You can find much more history on Dick Locher on the web.
Locker passed at age 88 in 2017. The painting subject is a Bell Model #204 UH-1B Iroquois turbine combat. Helicopter otherwise known as the Huey Chopper. This paint scheme represents the "Nevada Gambler" #67-16642 "Ghostriders" C Co.The tones and colors are just amazing and have that. 18" X 24" overall size with original mat. Painting is in EX condition with no fading or chipping and is still very vibrant, has incredible detail and colors and fantastic under lights as you can see in the photos! This painting as well as all others in my collection are guaranteed Vintage Original and Authentic. Original paintings like this that are signed by the artist are few and now a much sought after item.
Sadly, most of these paintings were destroyed throughout the years and are now serious collector items. There are VERY few of these model paintings left as companies typically destroyed the original after print films were made. I have shown a picture of the actual model kit production box.The painting was originally used for. The box top photo used in this listing and is for ref. This is a very rare opportunity for any serious military aviation enthusiasts to add to his art collection. In very fine condition for it's 44+yr. Age, would look absolutely stunning in an.
Or hobby display room, gallery or a military themed collection. You will receive your item in safe undamaged condition.Thanks for looking, and p. Lease check out my additional estate items in my listings as well. The item "BELL HUEY CHOPPER UH-1B ORIGINAL MODEL BOX TOP ART STUDIO PAINTING AWESOME" is in sale since Sunday, August 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "gspcrazy" and is located in Arlington Heights, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.