Lot 12. Man’s first spacewalk by Alexei Leonov; Pavel Belyayev orbiting the Earth at a record-breaking altitude, March 18-19, 1965

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Auction date: 20.11.2020   00:00 UTC +01:00
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Lot 12 | Man’s first spacewalk by Alexei Leonov; Pavel Belyayev orbiting the Earth at a record-breaking altitude, March 18-19, 1965
12 a
Taken by a TV camera inside the Voskhod 2 spacecraft

Cosmonaut Pavel Belyayev orbiting the Earth at a record-breaking altitude inside the Voskhod 2 spacecraft

Voskhod 2, March 18-19, 1965

Vintage gelatin silver print on fiber-based paper, 20.4 x 25.3cm, original wire press photo, with Associated Press (AP) caption dated “March 18, 1965” in bottom margin

12 b
Taken by cameras mounted to the Voskhod 2 spacecraft

Man’s first spacewalk, by Alexei Leonov

Voskhod 2, March 18-19, 1965

Two vintage gelatin silver prints on fiber-based paper, 17 x 22.3cm and 18 x 25.5cm, original wire press photo and original press photo, the first with press caption and “MARCH 19 1965” stamp on the verso, the second with AP Newsfeatures caption dated 9/15/67 on the verso
20.4 x 25.3cm (8 x 10in)

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