Ashy Layer by Alexei Leonov (Framed)
SIGNED BY ALEXEI LEONOV, AND NUMBERED “9” IN HONOR OF JIM MCDIVITT’S APOLLO 9 MISSION!
From astronaut Jim McDivitt’s personal collection.
Cosmonaut-artist Alexei Leonov depicts the reflection of light off of the lower (ashy) layer of Earth’s atmosphere, that can only be seen from space. This phenomena was first proposed by Leonov in his Master’s thesis before his 1965 Voskhod 2 spaceflight.
Print #9 out of an edition of 1000. Signed and numbered.
Original COA from Eden Arts, signed and numbered by David Sauber, included.
Framed as shown: 37″x27.5″