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    Edmund Emshwiller (American, 1925-1990)
    Desire Woman, Super-Science Fiction cover, June 1957
    Acrylic on board
    14.5 x 10.75 in.
    Signed lower right

    Estimate: $8,000 and up

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    Ed Emshwiller painted many of the most iconic images that have come to define 1950s science fiction. This dramatic composition epitomizes his finest work of the period for digest and paperback covers.


    More Information: Possible faint scuff in red background; framed under acylric.

    Condition Report*: Framed under acrylic to 18.5 x 15.25 inches.
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    August
    13th Tuesday 11:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
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    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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