Description

    JOHN CONRAD BERKEY (American, 1932-2008)
    The Peculiar Enigma, 1994
    Casein and acrylic on board
    23.5 x 17.25 in. (image)
    Signed lower left

    This painting was reproduced as card #51 The Peculiar Enigma for John Berkey- Science Fiction Ultraworks trading card series, 1994. Caption: "The movements of this ship were baffling. The colors and shapes it generated could be seen from land. Several attempts to intercept it resulted in the disappearance of our pilots, although the planes returned."


    Condition Report*:

    Image is in good condition. Loss to the mat on the center left edge. Extreme corners of mat are slightly creased and frayed. Light discoloration and surface dirt thoughout. Matted to an overall size of 30 x 23 inches. Not framed.

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