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Alan Bean (American, b. 1932)

Auction:
3048M
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3048M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Alan Bean (American, b. 1932)
Close-up of Pete Conrad with the reflection of the Lunar Module in his visor, EVA 1, Apollo 12, November 1969. Numbered 'NASA AS12-47-6913' (NASA MSC) in red on the recto u.l. margin. Vintage chromogenic print on fiber-based Kodak paper with 'A Kodak Paper' watermark on the verso, image size 7 1/4 x 7 in. (18.3 x 17.5 cm), unmatted.
Condition: Good.

N.B. Conrad is using a lanyard to pull the scientific experiment packages out of the LM bay on a rail. His Hasselblad camera is mounted on his chest.

Literature: Schick and Van Haaften, p. 45.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

hasselblad, Kodak, Alan Bean, Van Haaften, Module, Schick Haaften, Apollo 12, Aviation, Chromogenic, Pete Conrad, Photographic processes, Photography, Recto and verso, Schick, Spaceflight

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