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    An extraordinary grouping

    Apollo 11: Set of Three Individually-Signed Limited Edition Prints from Paul Calle and Thomas Smith, all in Matching Mats and Frames.
    As follows.
    Buzz Aldrin and Thomas Smith Signed Limited Edition Print in the Paul Calle Style, #49/200, in Framed Display with Novaspace Certificate of Authenticity. A 15.75" x 25.75" (sight size) B&W giclée of Aldrin as he prepared for the Apollo 11 mission, signed by Aldrin and Smith in pencil. This was commissioned by a collector in 2004 in order to have a match to the popular and famous Neil Armstrong artwork by Paul Calle. Includes a Novaspace 2004-dated COA. Handsomely and archivally double matted and framed with an embroidered mission patch to an overall 25" x 39.5".

    Neil Armstrong and Paul Calle Signed Limited Edition Print, #409/1000, in Framed Display with Photos taken at the Signing. A 15.75" x 25.75" (sight size) B&W print of a pencil sketch of Neil Armstrong as he suited up on July 16, 1969, in preparation for his launch to the moon. Paul Calle was one of eight artists chosen by NASA in 1962 to document the U.S. space program and was the only artist present when the crew of Apollo 11 prepared for launch. Armstrong and Calle both signed this print in pencil on December 23, 1976, when it went on sale at the National Air and Space Museum to raise money for the Charles Lindbergh Memorial Fund. Handsomely and archivally double matted and framed with an embroidered mission patch to an overall 25" x 39.5".

    Michael Collins and Thomas Smith Signed Limited Edition Print in the Paul Calle Style, #49/200, in Framed Display with Novaspace Certificate of Authenticity. A 15.75" x 25.75" (sight size) B&W giclée of Collins as he prepared for the Apollo 11 mission, signed by Collins and Smith in pencil. This was commissioned by a collector in 2004 in order to have a match to the popular and famous Neil Armstrong artwork by Paul Calle. Includes a Novaspace 2004-dated COA. Handsomely and archivally double matted and framed with an embroidered mission patch to an overall 25" x 39.5".
    An absolutely incredible set for your home or office wall. Don't miss this! Very fine or better.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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