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    Frank R. Paul (American, 1884-1963)
    Castaways on Deimos, Wonder Stories magazine cover, August 1933
    Watercolor and gouache on board
    21.5 x 17 in.
    Signed lower left

    Estimate: $20,000 and up

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    This stunning outer space image was also later published as the book cover of Frank R. Paul: The Dean of Science Fiction Illustration by Jerry Weist (IDW publishing, 2013).


    More Information: An approx. 2 inch tear at center right edge with correlating crack/crease extending up to back of ship; small crease/crack at upper left edge; framed under acyrlic.

    Condition Report*: Framed under acrylic to 30 x  25.25 inches.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2019
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 31
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