Description

    RUDY NAPPI (American b. 1923)
    I Spent My Summer Vacation Kidnapped Into Space. paperback cover, 1990
    Oil on board
    16 x 11.5 in.
    Signed lower right
    This illustration appeared on the cover of Martyn Godfrey's book, I Spent My Summer Vacation Kidnapped Into Space, Scholastic, 1990.
    "What a way to start the summer. On the last day of sixth grade, Reeann and her best friend Jared (Who just happens to be the cutest boy in school) are innocently hunting rocks among the asteroids. Suddenly they meet a very shaggy pair of Torkian aliens. Oh no! They're about to be slimed."
    A preliminary color sketch and a printer's proof of the cover, each signed by Rudy Nappi, are included in this lot.


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    Aside from masking tape around the borders, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.

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