Skinner: The Beauty of Space: NASA Photographs, 3048M, Marlborough
- Auction Date
- 11/02/2017 - 11/02/2017
|Lot Number||Author Name||Book Title||Place Printed||Year Published||Estimate||Actual Price|
|1||Ralph Morse (American, 1917-2014)|
The original seven Mercury astronauts, Langley Air Force Base, July 1960.
|1960||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 2,583.00|
Mission Control at Cape Canaveral, Mercury Program, 1960.
|1960||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 738.00|
Test flight of the Mercury spacecraft, Mercury-Atlas 2, February 1961.
|1961||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 1,968.00|
Dr. Wernher Von Braun, chief architect of the Saturn project, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, February 1961.
|1961||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 492.00|
Alan Shepard, the first American in space, just before liftoff, Mercury-Redstone 3, May 5, 1961.
|1961||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 2,460.00|
Launch of Freedom 7, the first spacecraft carrying an American in space, Mercury-Redstone 3, May 5, 1961.
|1961||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 584.00|
|7||Taken by a 70mm Earth Sky Automatic Camera Mounted on the Freedom 7 Spacecraft|
View of the Earth and space, Mercury-Redstone 3, May 5, 1961.
|1961||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 246.00|
|8||Dean Conger (American, b. 1927)|
Alan Shepard back from space with his Freedom 7 capsule aboard the carrier USS Lake Champlain, Mercury-Redstone 3, May 1961.
|1961||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 923.00|
|9||Attributed to Dean Conger (American, b. 1927)|
President Kennedy congratulates astronaut Alan Shepard, the first American in space, and decides to go to the Moon, May 8, 1961.
|1961||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 1,169.00|
Two photographsÂ depicting the unsuccessful recovery of the Liberty Bell 7 spacecraft piloted by Virgil "Gus" Grissom during the second American suborbital flight, Mercury-Redstone 4, July 1961.
|1961||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 431.00|
Two photographs depicting the launch of the first successful American unmanned orbital flight, Mercury-Atlas 4, September 13, 1961, and the chimp Enos prior to his successful orbital flight, Mercury-Atlas 5, November 29, 1961.
|1961||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 615.00|
Two photographs of John Glenn training before America's first orbital spaceflight, Mercury-Atlas 6, 1962.
|1962||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 1,968.00|
Portrait of John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, beside his Friendship 7 spacecraft, Mercury-Atlas 6, February 1962.
|1962||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 1,046.00|
|14||John Glenn (American, 1921-2016)|
The first photograph from space taken by man: the Sun illuminating the Earth, Mercury-Atlas 6, February 20, 1962.
|1962||USD 800.00 - 1,200.00||USD 7,995.00|
|15||Recorded by an Automatic Movie Camera Aboard the Friendship 7 Capsule|
John Glenn weightless inside the Friendship 7 capsule during America's first orbital spaceflight, Mercury-Atlas 6, February 20, 1962.
|1962||USD 500.00 - 700.00||USD 1,476.00|
Launch of Friendship 7, the first spacecraft carrying an American astronaut in Earth orbit, Mercury-Atlas 6, February 20, 1962.
|1962||USD 800.00 - 1,200.00||USD 3,075.00|
Astronaut Scott Carpenter standing in front of a Project Mercury tracking antenna, Mercury-Atlas 7, May 1962.
|1962||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 1,599.00|
Two photographs of the Aurora 7 spacecraft on top of its Atlas Booster and its recovery in the Atlantic Ocean after three orbits, Mercury-Atlas 7, May 1962.
|1962||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 615.00|
|19||Unidentified Photographer and Walter Schirra (American, 1923-2007)|
Four contact sheets depicting the Sigma 7 space mission of Walter Schirra, Mercury-Atlas 8, October 3, 1962.
|1962||USD 800.00 - 1,200.00||USD 3,567.00|
Four photographs depicting Gordon Cooper's rendezvous with the Atlas rocket for his ride through space, Mercury-Atlas 9, May 15, 1963.
|1963||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 492.00|
|21||Recorded by a Television Camera Aboard the Faith 7 Capsule|
Two photographs representing the first TV pictures transmitted from space, including Gordon Cooper inside the Faith 7 capsule and the cloud cover over Florida, Mercury-Atlas 9, May 15, 1963.
|1963||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 1,230.00|
|22||Gordon Cooper (American, 1927-2004)|
Earth taken with the first Hasselblad camera used in space, Mercury-Atlas 9, May 15, 1963.
|1963||USD 600.00 - 800.00||USD 1,845.00|
First test flight of the Gemini spacecraft, Gemini 1, April 1964.
|1964||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 677.00|
|24||Recorded by a P-3 Camera Aboard the Ranger 7 Spacecraft|
The final photograph transmitted before impact by the first probe to send closeup pictures of the Moon, Ranger 7, July 31, 1964.
|1964||USD 400.00 - 600.00||USD 615.00|
|25||Ralph Morse (American, 1917-2014)|
John Young and Virgil "Gus" Grissom, the first two-man crew of the space program, inside the Molly Brown spacecraft before liftoff, Gemini 3, March 23, 1965.
|1965||USD 300.00 - 500.00||USD 1,722.00|