For all those, who haven't yet seen the great 3D Phantom drawings by Mark Miller on the Aerodrome website, I highly recommend to have a closer look.
There are several insights in the Albatros D V, the Fokker D VII, and many details from the Nieuport 17. You get a much better imagination of the way, these aircraft were constructed. Here's one pic of the Albatros; the rest can be found here:
Great site, great art. PS: there's also some air combat paintings by Mark Miller.