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    Gene Cernan Signed Large Apollo 17 Lunar Surface Color Photo with Extensive Handwritten Quote, includes Photographic Provenance. A stunning 20" x 16" silk-finish photo picturing Cernan on the moon standing between the American flag and the lunar rover. He has written the following in blue felt tip on the photo: "Gene Cernan/ Cdr Gene Cernan/ 11th Moon Walker/ 'Last Man on The Moon' / 'I'd like to say that I believe history/ will record that America's/ challenge of today has forged /man's destiny of tomorrow and as/ we leave the Moon at Taurus-/ Littrow we leave as we came and/ God willing as we shall return,/ with peace and hope for/ all mankind.'" and "'God Speed The Crew/ of Apollo XVII/ Camelot- My home/ for 3 days of my/ life...'" Included with the lot is photographic provenance in the form of two 8" x 10" color photos of Cernan signing this very photo. A stunning piece. Excellent.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    20th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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