Yesterday’s Art of Tomorrow

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This io9 article comes to Bill Ectric’s Place through a circuitous route.  Ian Phillips posted a comment on Joachim Boaz’s blog, Adventures In Science Fiction Cover Art. The io9 article is written by Ron Miller, who begins:

Morris Scott Dollens is best known to aging SF fans as one of the most prolific space artists who ever lived. For decades there was rarely a convention art show that didn’t feature half a dozen or more of his small-scale astronomical paintings. Unable to afford to attend many cons himself, he mailed hundreds of these to shows all over the country.”

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