'Hawker Hurricane, Mark 1A' by John Elwell, 2010

Offered By Pullman Gallery

A magnificent and entirely unique 7.5:1 scale sculptural model of the single–seat Hawker Hurricane fighter plane, (Mark 1A) of 1937 vintage, the hand-crafted aluminium panels formed over a space frame, incorporating cockpit with pilot and canopy detail, rudders, squadron markings ‘SOK’, a solid completely hand-carved aluminium propeller and landing gear.

As with all John Elwell pieces, the Hurricane is a unique, one-off piece, and represents almost 1,000 hours of highly-skilled workmanship. The model mounted on a cantilevered hardwood display base, fully adjustable with alun key, bearing a silver engraved plaque signed John Elwell and numbered 1/1, dated 2010.

An engraving to under the right wing dedicates the piece ‘In memory of W/Cdr Paul Bingham Elwell D.F.C M.R.E 1910 – 1962’.

'Hawker Hurricane, Mark 1A' by John Elwell, 2010

CREATOR: John Elwell (Designer)
PLACE OF ORIGIN: United Kingdom
PERIOD: 21st Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand formed aluminium, Hardwood, Silver
MATERIALS NOTES: Hand formed aluminium, hardwood and silver.
CONDITION: Excellent.
HEIGHT: 28 in. (71 cm)
WIDTH: 41 in. (104 cm)
DEPTH: 4 ft. 4 in. (132 cm)
DEALER LOCATION: London, United Kingdom
REFERENCE NUMBER: U1007058680263
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Pullman Gallery
14 King Street, St. James's London, SW1Y 6QU United Kingdom +44 (0)20 7930 9595
Dealer Reference Number: 4719
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