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    Carl Barks - "An Astronomical Predicament" Preliminary Oil Painting Original Art (circa 1990). Carl Barks painted this detailed preliminary oil painting as a study for his larger, finished work, based on the story "Island in the Sky" from Uncle Scrooge #29. This out-of-this-word tableau shows Uncle Scrooge, Donald, Huey, Dewey, and Louie as they are met by the hungry inhabitants of a barren asteroid. This richly-hued painting has an image area of 12.5" x 16", and the art is in Excellent condition. The work was signed by Carl Barks at the lower left.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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