Boobs and Warbirds: the Art of Romain Hugault

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God (sometimes) loves an obsessive!!!
 

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@Pip Emma. More "obsessive":

- a Noorduyn Norseman (from "Angel Wings" #2):

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© Romain Hugault, 2015

- a Dakota DC-3 (from "Angel Wings" #1):

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© Romain Hugault, 2014

- C-46 Whale (from "Angel Wings" #1):

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© Romain Hugault, 2014

- Mitchell B-25H (from "Angel Wings" #3):

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© Romain Hugault, 2016

- Assam Valley, Burma (from "Angel Wings" #1):

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© Romain Hugault, 2014

- cockpit Dakota DC-3 (from "Angel Wings" #1):

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3x P-61 Black Widow (from "Angel Wings" #2):

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© Romain Hugault, 2015

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Fifinella Angela:
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Burma, 1944: Fifinella Angela McCloud sunbathing on a wing of her Dakota DC-3 (from "Angel Wings" #2):
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P-51, hot metal:

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detail:
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Romain Hugault, 2013 (?)

Firing-up a Curtiss P-40:

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Awesome artwork...

:)
 

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Romain Hugault art: the X-15:

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A tribute to the Buck Danny #31 cover-art by the late Victor Hubinon (54) from the 60s:

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Back to:

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- the Curtiss P-40 of the Burma Banshees:

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- Burma, 1944: WASP Angela McCloud and Lt. Robbins Clower (a Jinx Falkenburg fan) debrefing at the Burma Banshees HQ in Dunbastapur:
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- USO-artist Jinx Falkenburg:
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- a L-5 Vultee of the Burma Banshees:
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- Willy's Jeep at airbase Dunbastapur, Burma (1944):

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- R&R:
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Time for some action:

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Just found this thread - awesome!
More impressions from the new "Pin-up Wings" - volume 4:

Dita von Teese - revisited:

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From "Le Grand Duc/ The Grand Duke" - Volume 3 (I RECOMMEND THE FRENCH EDITIONS, AS THEY AREN'T DOWNSIZED: ROMAIN'S AWESOME ART SUFFERS FROM DOWNSIZING!): the pilots Lilya from Russia and Wulf from Germany (quote: "Lilya Lidvyak displayed a rebellious and romantic character."):
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The Poliparkov PO-2:

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(Pages and impressions from the Russian editions of "The Grand Duke".)

PS
Trailer The Grand Duke: YouTube.
 
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@Jerry Tumbler thanks for all these! Amazing artwork.
And there is more...

Heinkel-219:

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© Romain Hugault, 2009

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Flying "The hump": a DC-3 Dakota above the Himalayas:

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© Romain Hugault, 2014

...been noticed...
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The "Burma Banshees" in Birma with their Curtiss P-40:
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Cover "Angel Wings" #1 - Germany:

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Cover special-edition "Angel Wings" #1 - Germany:

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Cover "Pilot Edelweiss" #1 - Germany:

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A few pages:

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Cover "Pilot Edelweiss" #3 - Germany:

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A few pages:
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Cover trilogy "The Grand Duke/Le Grand Duc" aka "The Nightowl" - Germany:

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Cover "The Final Flight" - Germany:

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Monsieur Hugault certainly captures expressions perfectly.
Monsieur Hugault, quote: "At your service!":

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Romain Hugault and his inspiration:

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Monsieur Hugault at his "drawing desk":

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During reading of the "Angel Wings" albums, we of course enjoy this wine:

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When the auto-pilot is on, the crew enjoys "Pin-up Wings":

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And when visiting a pub on the Continent, you may perceive:

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Of course the real Angel Wings fans have her painted on their Eastman A-2 flight-jackets:

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;D By-the way, the jacket painter is the famous Josh from Erfurth: :idea:

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Or... tattooed (Romain Hugault with a fan):

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Romain Hugault, quote: "At your service!":

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Romain Hugault and his inspiration:

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Mr. Hugault at his "drawing desk":

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Angel Wings whine:

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When visiting a pub on the Continent, you may notice:

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You must have such a terrible time with those ladies there, M. Hugault ;-)
 

Jerry Tumbler

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A busty Fifinella.

January 1954: Marylin Monroe in Korea. (Because of the cold weather, miss Monroe is wearing the famous B-15C flight-jacket; the jet is a Republic F84-G):

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Korea, Jan. 1954: miss Monroe with body-guard:

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Trilogy "Le Grand Duc/The Grand Duke" aka "The Nightowl" ( format 32 x 1 x 24 cm.):
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> Lilya Latvesky

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The Final Flight - Spain:

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"Angel Wings" #1, page 38:

-concept:
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- finally:
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Patience, patience, patience...:
Lausanne, Switzerland, Oct. 2015: Romain Hugault signing "Angel Wings" albums in a bookstore:

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A living room feels empty when there is no Romain Hugault art on the wall...
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More impressions from the new "Pin-up Wings" - volume 4:

Dita von Teese - revisited:

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I wonder if that aircraft was originally (or became) part of the East African Airways fleet. They were used mostly for flights between Dar - Arusha/Tanga, Dar - Zanzibar and Dar - Mbeya. I had the pleasure, and occasionally the fear.
 

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