MERCURY SEVEN – Photograph signed by three Mercury astronauts. [Taken in 1959.]

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000
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MERCURY SEVEN – Photograph signed by three Mercury astronauts. [Taken in 1959.] The Original Seven —iconic image of the first U.S. astronauts in their Mercury Space Suits. A handsome and large print, SIGNED by Scott CARPENTER, Wally SCHIRRA, and Gordon COOPER. Cooper has also inscribed, “The Original Seven.” Front row from left to right are Wally Schirra, Donald “Deke” Slayton, John Glenn, and Scott Carpenter. Back row left to right are Alan Shepard, Virgil “Gus” Grissom, and Gordon Cooper. Large color photograph, 20 by 16 inches.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: One Giant Leap: Celebrating Space Exploration 50 Years after Apollo 11
Date of the auction: 18 Jul 2019
Address: Christie's
New York