Lot #8688
Paul Calle Signed Sketch of Neil Armstrong

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Estimate: $1500+

Description

Original limited edition sketch of Neil Armstrong in his white space suit by Paul Calle, numbered 7/11, accomplished in graphite and colored pencil on an off-white 9.5 x 6.25 First Day Cover, postmarked July 20, 1969, the date of the Apollo 11 moon landing, and September 9, 1969, the issue date for the jumbo-sized commemorative "First Man on the Moon" stamp, which is affixed to the upper right, signed below the stamp in pencil by Calle. In very fine condition. A fantastic sketch redolent of Calle's famed lithograph of Armstrong prior to the historic flight of Apollo 11.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #581 - Ended April 16, 2020





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