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    Edward Valigursky - Original Paperback Cover Art (1957).
    Ace #D-249 - Cosmic Puppets by Philip K. Dick (Paperback Original). Caption: "An American Town Run By Galactic Invaders." Notoriously clever cover of one of Philip K. Dick's earliest works.
    Acrylics on board, framed (26 x 22), sight size approximately 17.25 x 13.5. Not signed.
    A copy of the paperback is included.

    keywords: McFadden Publications artist, Ace Double artist, Ziff-Davis artist, Popular Mechanics artist, Argosy artist, illustrator, painting


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2003
    15th-20th Tuesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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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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