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    Virgil Finlay Famous Fantastic Mysteries 10/1942 Cover Original Art (Frank A. Munsey, 1942). A scientist ponders the images of a man and a woman held in his two test tubes. A beautiful cover image created by one of the greatest pulp illustrators for the popular science fiction and fantasy pulp magazine. Quite a bit of his painting was cropped out by type elements when it appeared on the printed cover, which can be enjoyed by the lucky person that adds this standout piece to their collection! Acrylic on illustration board with an image area of 10.5" x 14.5". Age-toned, a crease wrinkle through the image, cut along the bottom edge, production tape marks in the margins, with marginal smudging, staining, and handling wear. Signed by Finlay in the lower right image area. In Very Good condition.


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    December, 2020
    2nd Wednesday
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