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    Alan Bean Signed Large Apollo 12 Launch Color Photo adding a Rudyard Kipling Quote. A gorgeous 20" x 16" color image on Kodak Endura paper of the Apollo 12 blast-off. Bean has written in gold felt tip the following quote from Rudyard Kipling's "An Astrologer's Song":

    "Earth quakes in her throes
    And we wonder for why
    But the blind planet knows
    When her ruler is nigh
    Rudyard Kipling
    "

    Beneath he has signed: "Alan Bean/ Apollo 12/ Lunar Module Pilot/ November 14, 1969". A stunning piece for display. Excellent.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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