Very nice original artwork entitled ‘Space Race Opens Space Age,’ mixed media on a 22 x 13 illustration board, depicting the Russian Sputnik satellite flying over the earth, signed in the lower border in pencil, “Calle,” and also labeled “#12 Sputnik,” in the lower left done in another hand. In fine condition, with some light surface loss to borders, including a bit over signature area. This painting originally appeared on the Republic of Marshall Islands ‘The 20th Century’ series sixty-cent Space Age stamp issued on March 15, 1999. RR Auction COA.
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