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    NORMAN SAUNDERS (American 1906 - 1988)
    Newscast, Marvel Science Stories cover, April/May 1939
    Oil on canvas
    28 x 18.5 in.
    Signed lower left
    This cover scene illustrated the lead story by Harl Vincent for Marvel Science Stories, Volume 1, #4, April/May, 1939, a copy of which is included here.
    Painting was reproduced on page 43 of The Frank Collection: A Showcase of the World's Finest Fantastic Art by Jane and Howard Frank.

    Exhibited:
    The inaugural group show at the Science Fiction Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2004.
    From the Frank Collection.


    More information about NORMAN SAUNDERS, also known as Saunders, Norman, Norman Saunders.



    Condition Report*: This piece has been framed to an overall size of 30" x 21". The piece has been cleaned and relined; otherwise, the art is in Excellent condition.
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    October, 2008
    15th Wednesday
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