Aircraft Nose Art: American, French and British Imagery and by Andretta Schellinger

By Andretta Schellinger

considering global struggle I, nostril paintings has decorated army plane world wide. meant for pleasant instead of enemy eyes, those images—with quite a lot of inventive expression—are a part of the non-public and unit histories of pilots and aircrews. As civilian and armed forces attitudes and rationales for conflict swap from one clash to the following, adjustments is additionally visible within the iconography of nostril artwork. This research from a cultural standpoint compares nostril artwork within the usa, nice Britain and France from international struggle I, global conflict II, the Korean conflict and the Vietnam War.

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