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    Alan Bean Signed Limited Edition "In the Beginning..." Print, Signed by a Total of Twenty Apollo Astronauts, #AP80/150, Originally from the Personal Collection of Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin. A 26" x 30" color lithograph issued in 1994 from a 1993 acrylic painting by Bean. Around the central artwork of the celebrating astronauts on the moon are the mission insignias of all eleven manned Apollo spaceflights. At least one member of each crew has signed beneath their respective emblem: "Wally Schirra", "Walt Cunningham", "Frank Borman", "Jim McDivitt", "Rusty Schweickart", "Tom Stafford", "Buzz Aldrin", "Michael Collins", "Charles Conrad Jr", "Richard Gordon", "Alan Bean", "James Lovell", "Fred Haise", "Alan Shepard", "Stuart Roosa", "Edgar Mitchell", "Dave Scott", "Al Worden", "Charlie Duke", and "Harrison H. Schmitt". This represents eight of the twelve moonwalkers and eighteen of the twenty-four moonfliers as well as the complete crews of Apollos 12 and 14. Additional signatures could potentially be added through shows or private signings. Original Greenwich Workshop folio included, stored rolled- now flattened. Overall excellent.

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    November, 2014
    12th Wednesday
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