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    VIRGIL FINLAY (American, 1914-1971)
    Palos of the Dog Star Pack, Famous Fantastic Mysteries cover, October 1941
    Oil on board
    20 x 14 in.
    Signed lower left
    This cover scene was based on John Ulrich Gieusy's story, Palos of the Dog Star Pack.

    From the Frank Collection.




    Condition Report*:

     Under UV examination in-painting under both sides of the large white shell, and light in-painting scattered in background; otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age. Matted and framed to an overall size of 28 x 22.5 in. Not examined outside of frame.

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    May, 2010
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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