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Pete Conrad (American, 1930-1999) or Alan Bean (American, b. 1932)

Auction:
3048M
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$308$250

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

Description:

Pete Conrad (American, 1930-1999) or Alan Bean (American, b. 1932)
Re-photographed panoramic view of the Ocean of Storms landing site seen from the Lunar Module window after the first moonwalk, Apollo 12, November 1969. Numbered 'NASA S-70-24452' (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, sheet size 8 x 10 in. (20.9 x 25.3 cm), unmatted.
Condition: Minor crease to u.l. corner of sheet.

N.B. This rare panoramic view was assembled from 8 x 10 inch prints numbered AS12-47-7012 to AS12-47-7015 by the Mapping Sciences Laboratory at the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston and then photographed for use by scientists. The lunar-science experiments station (ALSEP site) is visible in the distance.
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

Kodak, Pete Conrad, Alan Bean, Apollo 12, Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package, Chromogenic, Extravehicular activity, Lunar science, Outer space, Planetary science, Spaceflight

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