SURVEYOR I. Panorama of the Flamsteed region in Oceanus Procellarum, June 2, 1966-July 14, 1966,
Lot 63
SURVEYOR I. Panorama of the Flamsteed region in Oceanus Procellarum, June 2, 1966-July 14, 1966,
Sold for US$ 62,500 inc. premium
Lot Details
SURVEYOR I.
Panorama of the Flamsteed region in Oceanus Procellarum, June 2, 1966-July 14, 1966, 10 gelatin silver prints of a hand mosaic, mounted together, 18¾ x 86½ inches (480 x 2200 mm) overall, framed.

Reminiscent of David Hockney's photographic collages, Surveyor I captures its own shadow on the surface of the Moon. Where the preceding lot is made up of myriad prints collaged together, the present photograph is of such a mosaic.
Exhibited: Cosmos: from Romanticism to the Avant-Garde, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, March 25 to July 23, 2000.
Illustrated: Clair p 243.
Activities
Contacts
  1. Cassandra Hatton
    Specialist - Space History
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, 10022
    United States
    Work +1 212 461 6531
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007
Similar items
Thomas Luny (British, 1759-1837) H.M. Frigate 'Anson' and H.M.S. 'Victory' in Torbay  55.3 x 86.4cm. Christiana Susan Dumaresq (née McLeay) (British, 1799-1866) An album of views of the Dumaresq estate of St Helier's at Muswellbrook, New South Wales (album size) 100'771...9de Brahm, W. Gerald«echerches Faites par Ordre de sa Majeste Britannique, depuis 1765 jusqu'en 1771 pour rectifier les cartes & perfectionner la Navigation du Canal de Bahama...5b1771]'994...20$5,800 «ichard Lan James Shaw (Scottish, 1815-1881) The first Steeplechase in South Australia, 25 September 1846 An early 19th century white marble chimneypiece A Collection of Artefacts, Western Australia Boomerangs: 61 and 60cm; Wunda Shield: 69.5cm; Spearthrower: 59.5cm and Coolamon: 34.5 by 9cm