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    John Conrad Berkey (American, 1932-2008)
    Run to the Stars paperback cover, 1986
    Acrylic on board
    22 x 13.5 in. (sight)
    Signed lower right

    Estimate: $7,000 and up

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    This stunning illustration was published as the paperback cover of Run to the Stars by Mike Scott Rohan (Ace Books, 1986). A copy of the cover accompanies this lot.


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    EDIT: Upon close examination, there are minor differences apparent between the painting and published cover, and we assume the artist either made these adjustments after publication or they were made during the production process. This image was also reproduced on page 65 in John Berkey Painted Space (Friedlander, 1991).



    Condition Report*: There appears to be no major visible condition issues to note; framed under acrylic to 32.75 x 24 inches.
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