• Sale 2603

    The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration

    6 December 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 144

    Jean-Leon Huens (1981-1984)

    Galileo

    Price Realised  

    Jean-Leon Huens (1981-1984)
    Galileo
    signed 'JL Huens' (lower left)
    gouache on paper laid down on board
    10¼ x 9 in. (26 x 22.9 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Commissioned by the National Geographic Society.


    Literature

    National Geographic magazine, May 1974, pp. 628-629; National Geographic Image Collection, National Geographic Society, 2009, p. 490.