Created By The Mercury 7 Astronauts
This canvas print, measuring approx. 24 x 31", is a reproduction of the famous photo of astronaut Bruce McCandless performing the first ever un-tethered spacewalk during the 1984 STS-41B mission.
McCandless has signed the canvas exclusively for the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, additionally inscribing "STS 41 B" and "February 7, 1984" as well as his quote from his spacewalk: "That may have been 'one small step' for Neil, but it's a heck of a big leap for me!"
A certificate of authenticity signed by Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Executive Director Tammy Knowles accompanies this lot.
ASF reserves the right to disqualify the high bidder, to reject the high bid and to accept a bid from a lower bidder for any reason within their discretion, which shall be exercised in good faith.
Bidding on this lot opens on April 25, 2015 at 09:00 AM EDT.
Proceeds benefit the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Winning bid amounts over fair market value should be considered a donation and therefore are tax deductible.