Lot 6: Gagarin Yuri

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2016-04-29 10:53:41

Lot 6

(1934-1968) Russian Cosmonaut, Pilot of Vostok 1, becoming the first man to journey into space, 1961. Vintage signed 7 x 5 photograph, an unusual image of Gagarin wearing his uniform and seated in a half length pose behind a desk, apparently during a training meeting. Several notebooks and a model of an aircraft appear on the desk before him and at his side, and at the desk behind him, other cosmonauts can be seen including Valery Bykovsky. Signed by Gagarin in black ink to a clear area at the base of the image and dated 7th March 1967 in his hand. One very slight corner crease, otherwise VG ]

Estimate: £200 - 300

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