The World’s Fastest Indian is a 16″x20″ original, hand drawn, pen and ink portrait featuring Herbert James “Burt” Munro, a New Zealand motorcycle racer, famous for setting a land speed record at Bonneville Salt Flats. Pen and ink pointillism (hand drawn dots) on Bristol paper by artist, Kate Cook. Custom framed and matted with an antiqued silver wood frame and a slightly textured mat. Each original piece of art created by Kate is accompanied with a stamped certificate of authenticity.
The inspiration photo of Munro used for this piece was sourced and permitted to use by the E. Hayes and Sons Supply Store in Invercargill, New Zealand. They are home to the unique E. Hayes Motorworks Collection representing one of the finest private collections of classic motorcycles in New Zealand, including Burt Munro’s authentic, original, and legendary ‘World’s Fastest Indian’ motorcycle. Limited Edition Prints are available of this work HERE.
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