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a original oil painting of space shuttle by nasa artist robert t mccall c1971
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a genuine original oil painting , acrylic painting of the predicted future concept of a nasa space

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£25,000.00
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hailsham, East Sussex, United Kingdom

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Seller notes: a genuine original oil painting , acrylic painting of the predicted future concept of a nasa space shuttle and launch pad for launches into outer space by the world famous science fiction and nasa influenced conceptual artist and illustrator robert t McCall. This genuine and original oil painting by robert t mccall is in good condition and has been framed in a metal chrome with protective glass front,
Self-Representing Artist?: No Medium: Oil
Original/ Repro: Original Style: Realism
Subject: space travel Date of Creation: 1950-1969
 a very important and impressive original and genuine oil , acrylic painting by the world acclaimed american nasa conceptual, science fiction artist and illustrator robert t McCall . This being one of his early works titled "READY TO LAUNCH" to help show nasa by predicting the possible future of space travel by the human race back in 1971 with a concept for a re-usable space shuttle and it's launch pad .

This is a very large and impressive original and genuine authenticated  oil / acrylic painting on canvas  titled " READY TO LAUNCH "by robert t mccall  1971 . Robert T McCall was a famous and well known nasa artist , as well as a science fiction , conceptual space travel for mankind , star trek motion picture and  2001 space oddysee film illustrator  . This painting was signed and dated by this famous american artist to the lower edge of the canvas Mccall 1971 .This genuine and original oil /acrylic  painting on canvas was one of his earlier works predicting for nasa what space travel would look like in the future and in particular what the nasa space shuttle and launch pad could look like  . This particular painting has been exhibited in the past in various space centres / museums as well as being printed in a number of science books / space science fiction books. It then formed part of a private collection for many years of a now deceased arabian sheik .

ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Robert McCall
(December 23, 1919 – February 26, 2010) was a conceptual artist, known particularly for his works of space art McCall was an illustrator for life magazine in the 1960s, created promotional artwork for stanley kubrick's film 2002: space odyssey and Richard Fleischer's production Tora Tora Tora and worked as an artist for NASA documenting the history of the SPACE RACE. McCall was also production illustrator on STAR TREK THE MOTION PICTURE The character Commander WILLIAM RIKER expressed admiration for the work of "Bob McCall" in one episode of the television series star trek the next generation

McCall's work can be found on U.S. Postage stamps NASA mission patches, and his murals grace the walls of the National Air and Space Museum the The National Gallery of Art, The Pentagon, Epcot, and Lyndon B Johnson Space Centre . Robert T McCall died in 2010. Most of his works are in museums and national government buildings relating to space . Also Walt Disney have purchased and own the copyrights of robert t Mccall's original star trek motion picture paintings he did as illustrations for the movie.

This particular painting is one of a set of 4 that have been displayed at various space exhibitions in america and the middle east , before being owned at one time by a wealthy nows deceased sheik . We have also had the daughter of the artist forward to us a photographic provenance of Robert Mccall and the sheik together at a dinner table together, being entertained by the sheik and his large enterage .

PROVENANCE :

Obtained from part of an Estate sale a number of years ago that was disposing part of a deceased sheiks items that included 4 paintings by Robert t McCall . We ensured that we were also able to retain 4 copies of the Estate catalogues , one to go with each of the Robert Mcall Paintings . We also had the ownership checked with the deceased artis'ts daughter , who was also kind enough to send us images of the sheik with the artist Robert T McCall and other details of the paintings authenticity . The artist also has signed this and the other paintings and on the back boards of the paintings are various notes and addresses relating to the artists studio and various stickers / labels of where this and other paintings were exhibited . This painting was titled by Robert McCall " READY TO LAUNCH ". It has also been printed in a number of his and other space related , future prediction scientific books etc.

MEASUREMENTS INCLUDING THE CHROME METAL FRAME WITH PROTECTIVE GLASS FRONT FOR THIS GENUINE AND AUTHENTICATED OIL / ACRYLIC PAINTING ON CANVAS OF NASA'S INFLUENCED PREDICTION OF WHAT THE SPACE SHUTTLE AND SPACE SHUTTLE LAUNCH PAD WOULD LOOK LIKE BY ROBERT T MCCALL 1971

MAXIMUM WIDTH INCLUDING FRAME: 135cm APPROXIMATELY ( 53 INCHES APPROX )

MAXIMUM HEIGHT INCLUDING FRAME: 83cm APPROXIMATELY ( 32.5 INCHES APPROX )

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