Lot # 86:
Dan Dare original artwork (1950) drawn and painted by Frank Hampson for The Eagle Vol. 1 No 23 1950
Col. Dare and Digby launch Anastasia to locate the derelict ship 'Galactic Pioneer', his father's vessel, lost in space some thirty years earlier.
One of the earliest Hampson pieces offered for auction. Eagle logo and header painted by illustrator and original owner, Mike C with his sketch of encouragement!
Gouache on board. 16 x 13 ins