Atom Bomb Hits New York City: Illustration for "Hiroshima, U.S.A." in Collier's, 5 August 1950, cover

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Atom Bomb Hits New York City: Illustration for "Hiroshima, U.S.A." in Collier's, 5 August 1950, cover
Title
Atom Bomb Hits New York City: Illustration for "Hiroshima, U.S.A." in Collier's, 5 August 1950, cover
Date 
1950
Medium 
Oil on paper laid on board
Dimensions 
Overall: 21 1/2 x 18 in. (54.6 x 45.7 cm)
Description 
Landscape depicting an atom bomb striking just below midtown Manhattan.
Credit Line 
Gift of Chesley Bonestell
Object Number 
1956.7
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in oil: "Chesley Bonestell"
Gallery Label 
This painting served as the cover illustration for the August 5, 1950 issue of Collier's magazine.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group