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    Kelly Freas (American, 1922-2005)
    Monitor Found in Orbit paperback cover, 1974
    Acrylic on board
    7 x 4-1/2 in.
    Not signed

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    This illustration was published as the paperback cover of Monitor Found in Orbit by Michael G. Coney (Daw Books, 1974).


    More Information: There appears to be no major visible condition issues to note; Framed under acrylic to 10.25 x 7.75 inches.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2019
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 26
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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