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b. 1912 - d. 1992

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      • JOSEPH MUGNAINI WATERCOLOR & INK ORIGINALS (2)
        Sep. 24, 2023

        JOSEPH MUGNAINI WATERCOLOR & INK ORIGINALS (2)

        Est: $600 - $800

        (American Italian 1912 -1992) Double sided original watercolor & ink paintings by Joseph Mugnaini. Best known for this collaboration with Ray Bradbury. His illustrations appear in many of Bradbury's books. SIZE: Both 25 x 36" overall 31 x 43". Housed under glass in Mid-Century period frame. 1 of the paintings is signed LR partially hidden beneath frame, the other we cannot see signature but is apparently signed as well. Images appear to be good, some foxing spots in places. Not examined out of frame. BIO: Joseph Anthony Mugnaini, painter, printmaker, author, illustrator, and educator, immigrated from Italy with his family. Author of five books on art techniques and materials, he is best known as being the primary illustrator of the science fiction books of Ray Bradbury. His work were included in the annual National Exhibition of Prints at the Library of Congress and exhibited in prominent museums such as the British Museum, L.A. County Museum & Norton Simon Museum.

        Midnight Sun Antique Auction
      • JOSEPH MUGNAINI COLORED LITHOGRAPH
        Sep. 24, 2023

        JOSEPH MUGNAINI COLORED LITHOGRAPH

        Est: $250 - $350

        (American Italian 1912 - 1992 ) Colored lithograph by Joseph Mugnaini, Pencil signed LR & comes with COA attached to verso. Best known for his collaboration with Ray Bradbury. His illustrations appear in many of Bradbury's books. SIZE: 33" x 23" overall. Housed under glass in slender. DATE: Mid Century wood frame.. CONDITION: Generally good, some foxing spots in places. Not examined out of frame. BIO: Joseph Anthony Mugnaini, painter, printmaker, author, illustrator, and educator, immigrated from Italy with his family. Author of five books on art techniques and materials, he is best known as being the primary illustrator of the science fiction books of Ray Bradbury. His work were included in the annual National Exhibition of Prints at the Library of Congress and exhibited in prominent museums such as the British Museum, L.A. County Museum & Norton Simon Museum.

        Midnight Sun Antique Auction
      • Joseph Mugnaini (1912-1992), "Figure," Etching and aquatint in colors on paper, Plate: 17.5" H x 12" W
        Jul. 11, 2023

        Joseph Mugnaini (1912-1992), "Figure," Etching and aquatint in colors on paper, Plate: 17.5" H x 12" W

        Est: $300 - $500

        Joseph Mugnaini (1912-1992) "Figure" Etching and aquatint in colors on paper Edition: 10/35 Signed, titled, and numbered in pencil along the lower margin: Mugnaini

        John Moran Auctioneers
      • Joseph Mugnaini: Baroque with Red Mama
        Jun. 01, 2023

        Joseph Mugnaini: Baroque with Red Mama

        Est: $100 - $200

        Joseph Mugnaini Baroque with Red Mama etching on paper 1971; signed lower right; dated in plate

        Abell Auction
      • Joseph Anthony Mugnaini Painting
        May. 07, 2022

        Joseph Anthony Mugnaini Painting

        Est: $600 - $800

        (California 1912-1992), “Wash Day”, oil on board, 22 x 18 inches, signed lower right, unframed.

        Casco Bay Auctions
      • Joseph Anthony Mugnaini (Italian/American/California, 1912-1992), color lithograph, sight 21 3/4 x 21 3/4in (55 x 80.5cm)
        May. 12, 2021

        Joseph Anthony Mugnaini (Italian/American/California, 1912-1992), color lithograph, sight 21 3/4 x 21 3/4in (55 x 80.5cm)

        Est: $200 - $300

        Joseph Anthony Mugnaini (Italian/American/California, 1912-1992) color lithograph numbered 453/490 and signed Mugnaini in pencil to lower margin

        Andrew Jones Auctions
      • Joseph Mugnaini "Sam Jaffe" Etching
        May. 10, 2020

        Joseph Mugnaini "Sam Jaffe" Etching

        Est: -

        Joseph Anthony Mugnaini (1912 - 1992) "Sam Jaffe" Artist Proof Etching. Portrait of famed actor Sam Jaffe. Sam Jaffe (1891-1984) was an American actor, teacher, musician, and engineer. He was also a personal friend of the artist Joseph Mugnaini. Artist: Joseph Mugnaini Title: "Sam Jaffe" Medium: Etching Signature Type: Hand Signed Signature Location: Lower Right Edition: Artist Proof Site Measurement: 19x14.5 in. Keywords: Portrait Artwork, Art; Ref: BD1043

        Bradford's
      • Bradbury (Ray) - Fahrenheit 451,
        Apr. 09, 2015

        Bradbury (Ray) - Fahrenheit 451,

        Est: £300 - £500

        signed by the author and artist, folding colour plates by Joseph Mugnaini, some light foxing, original aluminium-covered boards, 1982 § Poe (Edgar Allan) The Fall of the House of Usher, signed by Raphael Soyer (the artist died before the book was completed), etching and colour lithographs by Alice Neel, some light spotting, original morocco-backed and -edged marbled boards, uncut, original cloth drop-back box, morocco label on upper cover, 1985 § Fitzgerald (F.Scott) The Great Gatsby, colour illustrations by Fred Meyer, original pictorial cloth blocked in black and silver, glacine wrapper, 1980 § Cowley (Malcolm) Exile's Return: A Literary Odyssey of the 1920's, signed by the artist and Berenice Abbott, photographic plates by Abbott and others, original cloth-backed boards, glacine wrapper, 1981, limited editions, plates and illustrations, all with prospectus loosely inserted, some spines faded or browned, all with box or slip-case, some faded or soiled, New York, Limited Editions Club ; and 4 others for the club, American authors, v.s. (8)

        Dreweatts 1759
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Suit Jacket & Projection Slides From ''The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit'' -- Jacket is Signed Upon the Lining by the Cast
        Nov. 20, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Suit Jacket & Projection Slides From ''The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit'' -- Jacket is Signed Upon the Lining by the Cast

        Est: $200 - $300

        Ray Bradbury personally owned suit jacket and projection slides from the stage adaptation of ''The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit''. Manila colored single-breasted jacket is signed upon the lining by the cast. Projection slides include 9 different colorful slides of art by Joseph Mugnaini from 1965, framed in cardboard. Jacket is made of wool by Lerf of California in approximate size 40. Some light staining to various areas, a small hole to the upper back and another to the right breast. Very good condition. Slides measure 11.5'' x 14.5''. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Sketches for His Novel ''The Halloween Kite'' & Short Story ''The Wilderness of Stars''
        Nov. 20, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Sketches for His Novel ''The Halloween Kite'' & Short Story ''The Wilderness of Stars''

        Est: $250 - $375

        Ray Bradbury personal collection of two concept sketches by artist Joseph Mugnaini, circa 1970's. Mugnaini created the pieces for Bradbury's novel, ''The Halloween Kite'' and his short story, ''The Wilderness of Stars''. First pencil sketch depicts a large kite with a round, moon-like object in the sky. Second piece comprises several paneled sketches, with handwritten notes of characters and dialogue on one sheet. First sketch measures 17'' x 14.5''. Uneven left edge, very good. Second sketch measures 36'' x 24''. Very good with a 5.5'' closed tear. Neither piece is signed. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Preliminary Cover Art by Mugnaini for Bradbury's Novel, ''Day It Rained Forever'' -- Two Paintings
        Nov. 20, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Preliminary Cover Art by Mugnaini for Bradbury's Novel, ''Day It Rained Forever'' -- Two Paintings

        Est: $150 - $225

        Preliminary cover art by Joseph Mugnaini for Ray Bradbury's ''Day It Rained Forever''. Pair of paintings on paper feature several different designs. Larger piece measures 6.25'' x 10''. Smaller piece measures 6'' x 7.75''. Irregular edges to smaller sheet, else near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Folio of ''The Halloween Tree'' Concept Art
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Folio of ''The Halloween Tree'' Concept Art

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned folio of ''The Halloween Tree'' concept art. Includes a large collection of color copies of drawings and paintings from the 1972 fantastical novel, illustrated by Joseph Mugnaini. Includes: (1) 29 copies of watercolor and ink drawings of various houses and landscapes in the book, in varying sizes, with the larger rectangular pieces measuring 43'' x 11''; (2) 9 pencil and ink drawings, 17'' x 11''; (3) 45 posters of the book cover, 15'' x 22'', (4) 14 additional color copies of illustrations from the book, mostly 13'' x 19''. Housed in original black portfolio case measuring 24.5'' x 19.5''. Overall, near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Mugnaini Portrait of Ray Bradbury From Bradbury's Own Collection
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Mugnaini Portrait of Ray Bradbury From Bradbury's Own Collection

        Est: $1,500 - $2,250

        Ray Bradbury personally owned portrait of himself by Joseph Mugnaini. Art depicts a young Bradbury posing pensively with representations of his works in the background, including Mars from ''The Martian Chronicles'', ''The Illustrated'' Man and a carnival scene from ''Something Wicked This Way Comes''. Matted and framed to an overall size of 17'' x 21.25''. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Joseph Mugnaini ''The World of Ray Bradbury'' Concept Piece Poster -- Owned Personally by the Author
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Joseph Mugnaini ''The World of Ray Bradbury'' Concept Piece Poster -- Owned Personally by the Author

        Est: $1,250 - $1,875

        Joseph Mugnaini original concept poster for the playbill advertising of ''The World of Ray Bradbury'', which world-premiered on 8 October 1964. Three items in total: (1) large concept image in mixed media on board features a stylized figure of a man, with an orbit around his head. No visible signature. Poster measures 22'' x 30'' with ''Property of Ray Bradbury'' to verso. Poster has a horizontal fold and toning throughout; (2) small sketch of this same figure, drawn twice as a rougher version. Measures 8'' x 6'' with uneven edges; (3) original playbill from the Coronet Theatre performance, measuring 6'' x 9''. Overall, very good condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Poster & Pair of Printing Plates From Ray Bradbury's Stage Show, ''The World of Ray Bradbury''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Poster & Pair of Printing Plates From Ray Bradbury's Stage Show, ''The World of Ray Bradbury''

        Est: $1,500 - $2,250

        Ray Bradbury poster and pair of printing plates from ''The World of Ray Bradbury'', his stage show that ran for almost a year in Los Angeles. The show contained three short plays titled, ''The Veldt'', ''To The Chicago Abyss'' and ''The Pedestrians''. Poster in red and black reads, ''the pandemonium theatre co. presents / The World of / Ray Bradbury / World Premiere / October 8 / Coronet Theatre / 366 No. La Cienega...'' Poster art by Joseph Mugnaini depicts a skeletal man with orbit patterns around his head and an industrial rocket park in the background. Measures 14'' x 22''. Accompanied by the printing plates for the artwork. Plates are made of metal with a wooden backing and differ slightly from one another. A pencil notation to verso of both reads, ''World of Ray Bradbury''. Each measures 13.25'' x 14''. One has an open segment where text will be printed. Also included in the lot are 5 prints of the art made from the plates. Poster shows toning and wear to bottom corners. Some toning and creasing to prints, else lot is near fine. With a COA rom the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Joseph Mugnaini Sketches for ''The Wind'' & ''And The Rock Cried Out''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Joseph Mugnaini Sketches for ''The Wind'' & ''And The Rock Cried Out''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Joseph Mugnaini sketches personally owned by Ray Bradbury. One sketch is for Bradbury's ''The Wind'', featuring a tree with branches blowing, and the other is an intricate drawing of a wooded area for ''And The Rock Cried Out'', composed in ink on thin paper. The former measures 4.25'' x 7'' and the latter 6.25'' x 9''. Irregular edges to ''The Wind'' art. Chip to upper right corner and tape remnants to edges of the other. Very good. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Trio of Sketches by Joseph Mugnaini for ''The Watchful Poker Chip of H. Matisse''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Trio of Sketches by Joseph Mugnaini for ''The Watchful Poker Chip of H. Matisse''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned Joseph Mugnaini sketches for his story ''The Watchful Poker Chip of H. Matisse''. Lot of three sketches feature a hand holding the poker chip monocle that is central to the story. One page contains smaller-scale rough sketches of ideas for the art. Sheets measure 7'' x 9.5'' and 6'' x 8''. Near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lot of 3 Mugnaini Prints From ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Series -- Signed by Mugnaini & Bradbury
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lot of 3 Mugnaini Prints From ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Series -- Signed by Mugnaini & Bradbury

        Est: $250 - $375

        Three Ray Bradbury personally owned limited edition Joseph Mugnaini prints signed by Ray Bradbury and the artist. Included are ''Robot World'', ''The Leviathan'' and ''The Green Morning''. Prints are part of the ''Ten Views of the Moon'' series, in which Bradbury contributed interpretative captions to Mugnaini's illustrations. Each measures 29'' x 20.5''. Some light foxing to ''The Green Morning''. Near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''20/150''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''20/150''

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned full set of ''Ten Views of the Moon'', an 1981 artistic collaboration between Joseph Mugnaini and Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, composing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Lithographs are housed in a card-style cover with a depiction of Mugnaini's ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' from ''The Martian Chronicles''. Cover reads, ''The View of the Moon / Joseph Mugnaini / In collaboration with / Ray Bradbury / With an Introduction by / Norman Corwin / Lynton Kistler / Los Angeles 1981''. Interior has introductions by Bradbury and Corwin. Lithographs are each numbered ''20/150'' and are signed ''R. Bradbury'' and ''Joseph Mugnaini'', and titled by one of the two, all in pencil: (1) ''The April Witch'', (2) ''Robots: The Hunters and the Hunted'', (3) ''The Halloween Kite'', (4) ''The Visitor'', (5) ''Martian Tower'', (6) ''The Hound'', (7) ''The Green Morning'', (8) ''Leviathan 99'', (9) ''Martian Town'' and (10) ''The Dragon''. Each measures 26'' x 20'' and cover measures 20.25'' x 26''. Fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''19/150''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''19/150''

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned full set of ''Ten Views of the Moon'', an 1981 artistic collaboration between Joseph Mugnaini and Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, composing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Lithographs are housed in a card-style cover with a depiction of Mugnaini's ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' from ''The Martian Chronicles''. Cover reads, ''The View of the Moon / Joseph Mugnaini / In collaboration with / Ray Bradbury / With an Introduction by / Norman Corwin / Lynton Kistler / Los Angeles 1981''. Interior has introductions by Bradbury and Corwin. Lithographs are each numbered ''19/150'' and are signed ''R. Bradbury'' and ''Joseph Mugnaini'', and titled by one of the two, all in pencil: (1) ''The April Witch'', (2) ''Robots: The Hunters and the Hunted'', (3) ''The Halloween Kite'', (4) ''The Visitor'', (5) ''Martian Tower'', (6) ''The Hound'', (7) ''The Green Morning'', (8) ''Leviathan 99'', (9) ''Martian Town'' and (10) ''The Dragon''. Each measures 26'' x 20'' and cover measures 20.25'' x 26''. Fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''64/150''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''64/150''

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned full set of ''Ten Views of the Moon'', an 1981 artistic collaboration between Joseph Mugnaini and Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, composing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Lithographs are housed in a card-style cover with a depiction of Mugnaini's ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' from ''The Martian Chronicles''. Cover reads, ''The View of the Moon / Joseph Mugnaini / In collaboration with / Ray Bradbury / With an Introduction by / Norman Corwin / Lynton Kistler / Los Angeles 1981''. Interior has introductions by Bradbury and Corwin. Lithographs are each numbered ''64/150'' and are signed ''R. Bradbury'' and ''Joseph Mugnaini'', and titled by one of the two, all in pencil: (1) ''The April Witch'', (2) ''Robots: The Hunters and the Hunted'', (3) ''The Halloween Kite'', (4) ''The Visitor'', (5) ''Martian Tower'', (6) ''The Hound'', (7) ''The Green Morning'', (8) ''Leviathan 99'', (9) ''Martian Town'' and (10) ''The Dragon''. Each measures 26'' x 20'' and cover measures 20.25'' x 26''. Fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''37/150''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''37/150''

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned full set of ''Ten Views of the Moon'', an 1981 artistic collaboration between Joseph Mugnaini and Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, composing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Lithographs are housed in a card-style cover with a depiction of Mugnaini's ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' from ''The Martian Chronicles''. Cover reads, ''The View of the Moon / Joseph Mugnaini / In collaboration with / Ray Bradbury / With an Introduction by / Norman Corwin / Lynton Kistler / Los Angeles 1981''. Interior has introductions by Bradbury and Corwin. Lithographs are each numbered ''37/150'' and are signed ''R. Bradbury'' and ''Joseph Mugnaini'', and titled by one of the two, all in pencil: (1) ''The April Witch'', (2) ''Robots: The Hunters and the Hunted'', (3) ''The Halloween Kite'', (4) ''The Visitor'', (5) ''Martian Tower'', (6) ''The Hound'', (7) ''The Green Morning'', (8) ''Leviathan 99'', (9) ''Martian Town'' and (10) ''The Dragon''. Each measures 26'' x 20'' and cover measures 20.25'' x 26''. Fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''13/150''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''13/150''

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned full set of ''Ten Views of the Moon'', an 1981 artistic collaboration between Joseph Mugnaini and Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, composing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Lithographs are housed in a card-style cover with a depiction of Mugnaini's ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' from ''The Martian Chronicles''. Cover reads, ''The View of the Moon / Joseph Mugnaini / In collaboration with / Ray Bradbury / With an Introduction by / Norman Corwin / Lynton Kistler / Los Angeles 1981''. Interior has introductions by Bradbury and Corwin. Lithographs are each numbered ''13/150'' and are signed ''R. Bradbury'' and ''Joseph Mugnaini'', and titled by one of the two, all in pencil: (1) ''The April Witch'', (2) ''Robots: The Hunters and the Hunted'', (3) ''The Halloween Kite'', (4) ''The Visitor'', (5) ''Martian Tower'', (6) ''The Hound'', (7) ''The Green Morning'', (8) ''Leviathan 99'', (9) ''Martian Town'' and (10) ''The Dragon''. Each measures 26'' x 20'' and cover measures 20.25'' x 26''. Fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''28/150''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''28/150''

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned full set of ''Ten Views of the Moon'', an 1981 artistic collaboration between Joseph Mugnaini and Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, composing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Lithographs are housed in a card-style cover with a depiction of Mugnaini's ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' from ''The Martian Chronicles''. Cover reads, ''The View of the Moon / Joseph Mugnaini / In collaboration with / Ray Bradbury / With an Introduction by / Norman Corwin / Lynton Kistler / Los Angeles 1981''. Interior has introductions by Bradbury and Corwin. Lithographs are each numbered ''28/150'' and are signed ''R. Bradbury'' and ''Joseph Mugnaini'', and titled by one of the two, all in pencil: (1) ''The April Witch'', (2) ''Robots: The Hunters and the Hunted'', (3) ''The Halloween Kite'', (4) ''The Visitor'', (5) ''Martian Tower'', (6) ''The Hound'', (7) ''The Green Morning'', (8) ''Leviathan 99'', (9) ''Martian Town'' and (10) ''The Dragon''. Each measures 26'' x 20'' and cover measures 20.25'' x 26''. Fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''38/150''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        ''Ten Views of the Moon'' Full Set of 10 Lithographs -- A Collaboration Between Joseph Mugnaini & Ray Bradbury -- Personally Owned by Bradbury -- ''38/150''

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned full set of ''Ten Views of the Moon'', an 1981 artistic collaboration between Joseph Mugnaini and Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, composing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Lithographs are housed in a card-style cover with a depiction of Mugnaini's ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' from ''The Martian Chronicles''. Cover reads, ''The View of the Moon / Joseph Mugnaini / In collaboration with / Ray Bradbury / With an Introduction by / Norman Corwin / Lynton Kistler / Los Angeles 1981''. Interior has introductions by Bradbury and Corwin. Lithographs are each numbered ''38/150'' and are signed ''R. Bradbury'' and ''Joseph Mugnaini'', and titled by one of the two, all in pencil: (1) ''The April Witch'', (2) ''Robots: The Hunters and the Hunted'', (3) ''The Halloween Kite'', (4) ''The Visitor'', (5) ''Martian Tower'', (6) ''The Hound'', (7) ''The Green Morning'', (8) ''Leviathan 99'', (9) ''Martian Town'' and (10) ''The Dragon''. Each measures 26'' x 20'' and cover measures 20.25'' x 26''. Fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Paintings by Joseph Mugnaini -- For Bradbury's Book ''The October Country''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Paintings by Joseph Mugnaini -- For Bradbury's Book ''The October Country''

        Est: $750 - $1,125

        Joseph Mugnaini art for Ray Bradbury's short story compilation ''The October Country''. Pair of paintings clearly resemble the final art chosen for the cover of the book but differ from the final and from each other. ''Ray Bradbury / October Country'' is painted on one. Both measure 8'' x 10.5''. Crease through center of both, else near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lot of 14 Art Slides by Joseph Mugnaini
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lot of 14 Art Slides by Joseph Mugnaini

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned lot of art slides by Joseph Mugnaini. Lot of 14 slides show various settings and scenes, likely set designs for a stage production of one of Bradbury's works. Artwork includes several different storefront scenes, park scenes, residential scenes and a sunburst design. Slides vary slightly in size, the largest measuring 11'' x 11.5''. Near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Suit Jacket & Projection Slides From ''The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit'' -- Jacket is Signed Upon the Lining by the Cast
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Suit Jacket & Projection Slides From ''The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit'' -- Jacket is Signed Upon the Lining by the Cast

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned suit jacket and projection slides from the stage adaptation of ''The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit''. Manila colored single-breasted jacket is signed upon the lining by the cast. Projection slides include 9 different colorful slides of art by Joseph Mugnaini from 1965, framed in cardboard. Jacket is made of wool by Lerf of California in approximate size 40. Some light staining to various areas, a small hole to the upper back and another to the right breast. Very good condition. Slides measure 11.5'' x 14.5''. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Owned Hand-Painted Cel by Joseph Mugnaini -- Depicts Large Victorian Home -- Matted With Black Velour & Framed to 24.5'' x 12.25'' -- Very Good -- With COA From Estate
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Owned Hand-Painted Cel by Joseph Mugnaini -- Depicts Large Victorian Home -- Matted With Black Velour & Framed to 24.5'' x 12.25'' -- Very Good -- With COA From Estate

        Est: $250 - $375

        Ray Bradbury Owned Hand-Painted Cel by Joseph Mugnaini -- Depicts Large Victorian Home -- Matted With Black Velour & Framed to 24.5'' x 12.25'' -- Very Good -- With COA From Estate

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned Joseph Mugnaini painting. Art depicts a haunting scene of a turbulent sky, showing the ''eye'' of the storm, against a black, angular cityscape. Mixed media piece is done in gouache, conte crayon and ink. Measures approximately 23'' x 16'', matted and framed to an overall size of 28.5'' x 21.25''. Water damage to frame and mat. Art is near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lithograph Drawn by Joseph Mugnaini -- Signed by the Artist
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lithograph Drawn by Joseph Mugnaini -- Signed by the Artist

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned Joseph Mugnaini lithograph, depicting a mariachi trio band. Signed by Mugnaini on the front of the guitar player's poncho. Joseph Mugnaini was a personal favorite of Bradbury's, and the artist designed the cover art for many of Bradbury's novels. Measures 20'' x 25.75''. Near fine. With a COA from the Bradbury estate.

        Nate D Sanders Auctions
      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Signed Lithographs
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Signed Lithographs

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned pair of Joseph Mugnaini lithographs. First lithograph is titled ''The Market'' and depicts a man at center, shielding his face with a narrow flag. In the background is a chaotic landscape filled with debris and tall flames, as well as a large stone arch against a dark sky. Signed at lower right, titled at lower left, and inscribed, ''Winner Pennell Collection Library of Congress Award-1955'' at lower center. The second is titled ''The Tower'' and depicts a large, decaying, castle-like structure constructed of various columns and archways. Signed at lower right, titled at lower left, and inscribed, ''Library of Congress Award-1956'' at lower center. Measures 20'' x 14'' Minor toning, overall very good. With a ''Bradbury'' nameplate affixed to verso of ''The Market''. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Large Watercolor & Ink Drawing From Ray Bradbury's Personal Collection -- Large Piece by Joseph Mugnaini Measures 30.5'' x 25.5''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Large Watercolor & Ink Drawing From Ray Bradbury's Personal Collection -- Large Piece by Joseph Mugnaini Measures 30.5'' x 25.5''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned art by Joseph Mugnaini. Ink and watercolor painting depicts three figures hanging pieces of fabric from the branches of a bare tree, with mountain peaks on the horizon. Art is signed, ''Mugnaini / 1960''. Measures 30.5'' x 25.5''. Toning and a chip to bottom edge, else near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Joseph Mugnaini Lithograph
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Joseph Mugnaini Lithograph

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned lithograph by artist Joseph Mugnaini, circa 1970's. Ink drawing depicts a melange of mice and insects seemingly running for their lives. No signature. Drawing is nicely matted and framed to an overall size of 13'' x 10.25''. Minor chip to frame, else near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Sketches by Joseph Mugnaini
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Sketches by Joseph Mugnaini

        Est: $500 - $750

        Joseph Mugnaini sketches personally owned by Ray Bradbury. One sketch is for Bradbury's short story ''Icarus Montgolfier Wright''. Ink on paper features two rockets, two hot air balloons, a biplane and Icarus himself. Measures 13'' x 8.5''. The other is a Mugnaini charcoal sketch printed on a piece of card-style stationery that was sent to Bradbury. Measures 4'' x 6''. Creasing to Icarus art and two faint stains to card, which has been filled out by a friend of Bradbury's. Lot is in very good to near fine condition. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Dragon Lithographs Signed by the Artist, Joseph Mugnaini
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Dragon Lithographs Signed by the Artist, Joseph Mugnaini

        Est: $500 - $750

        Pair of dragon lithographs signed by artist Joseph Mugnaini. Sketches feature two different dragons being slain by two different men. Each is signed ''Mugnaini'' in pencil. Both measure 7.75'' x 10.25''. Both show some foxing; one sketch has irregular edges and the other has tape to verso. Very good. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Trio of Paintings by Joseph Mugnaini -- Personally Owned by Ray Bradbury
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Trio of Paintings by Joseph Mugnaini -- Personally Owned by Ray Bradbury

        Est: $600 - $900

        Joseph Mugnaini artwork, comprising three different pieces, all personally owned by Ray Bradbury. First painting depicts a clothing boutique window scene, as it would be seen from within the store. Piece is matted and framed to an overall size of 21'' x 17.75''. The second piece suggests a similar store window, with a small bull skull decoration labeled, ''El Toro / Tijuana / Mexico''. Measures 15.5'' x 15''. The third painting appears to continue the second from its right edge, featuring a store window viewed from the inside and labeled, ''Pool / Snooker''. Measures 14.25'' x 15''. All are near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Ray Bradbury personally owned art by Joseph Mugnaini. Art is an electric blue moonscape, with not one but two moons present in the sky, above a network of bridges to seemingly nowhere, these above a bundle of industrial debris including a broken knight. Matted and framed to an overall size of 17.5'' x 17.75''. Creasing through center, transversing one of the moons, otherwise near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Joseph Mugnaini Painting
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Joseph Mugnaini Painting

        Est: $1,000 - $1,500

        Joseph Mugnaini painting personally owned by Ray Bradbury. The artist began collaborating with Bradbury in 1952, performing the covers and interior art for several first editions of Bradbury's works. Composed in casein on crescent board, surrealistic painting shows a home not confined by exterior walls. Dated in pencil to verso 13 and 14 June 1964. Painting measures 17.5'' x 23.5'', framed to an overall size of 22.5'' x 28.25''. Some minor wear to frame, else near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini

        Est: $1,500 - $2,250

        Art by Joseph Mugnaini from the personal collection of Ray Bradbury. Colorful painting depicts a chilling, white-eyed man riding in the basket of an emerald green hot air balloon at night over a residential town, with a large, heavily textured moon in the background. Painted circa 1985 in casein or acrylic on board. Measures approximately 18'' x 24'', matted and framed to an overall size of 24.5'' x 31.5''. Frame shows wear but art appears near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lot of 13 Posters -- With One Bearing a Signed Dedication to His Wife Marguerite McClure
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Lot of 13 Posters -- With One Bearing a Signed Dedication to His Wife Marguerite McClure

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury poster lot of 13 pieces from Bradbury's personal collection, with one signed. Comprises: (1) poster titled, ''Celebrate a Coming Event With Karl & Mona Malden''. Grey poster with blue silkscreened design measures 13.25'' x 20''. Creasing and some faint toning, else near fine; (2) pair of identical posters for the world premiere of ''Leviathan 99: A Space Age Drama by Ray Bradbury at the Metro-Goldwyn Stage Nine''. Both measure 13.25'' x 22.5''. Foxing and toning, with a stain to lower left of one, else very good; (3) set of 4 identical posters for ''The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit''. Posters are blue with white lettering and design, advertising the play at the Coronet Theatre on La Cienega Blvd. in Los Angeles. Each measures 11'' x 15.75''. Some wear to corners, else near fine; (4) set of 5 illustrated prints of Bradbury's moving poem ''Imagine'', all signed in pencil by the artist Joseph Mugnaini. One is signed by Bradbury and dedicated to his wife Marguerite McClure; his sweet autograph inscription at the conclusion of the poem is an allusion to a line in the poem about any minute of life being worth reliving after one's death, reading, ''Mag: ANY Minute! Love, RAY''. Mugnaini also pays tribute to Mrs. Bradbury on this print, ''Mag, you inspire''. Indeed, Bradbury's wife is credited with enabling his seminal career by taking on the role of breadwinner early in their marriage so he could spend his days writing. Accompanied by an unsigned print bearing just the illustration and title without the poem. Each measures 22.5'' x 15.5''. Foxing and toning, with creasing to Bradbury signed sheet. Very good. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned ''Modern Gothic'' Oil Painting by Joseph Mugnaini -- The Second Painting Purchased by Bradbury
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned ''Modern Gothic'' Oil Painting by Joseph Mugnaini -- The Second Painting Purchased by Bradbury

        Est: $2,500 - $3,750

        Art by Joseph Mugnaini from the personal collection of his friend Ray Bradbury. Classic of both Mugnaini and the period, this is the second Mugnaini painting purchased by Bradbury, in the beginning of their long collaboration. Oil painting titled ''Modern Gothic'' depicts an ominous-looking gothic mansion, made modern by the graffiti-ed urban foreground. Painting is signed, ''Mugnaini'' at lower left. Gallery exhibition stickers are affixed to verso dated 1952, 53 and 54. Measures approximately 23'' x 36.5'', matted and framed to an overall size of 28.5'' x 41.75''. Frame shows wear but art appears near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini -- Lot of Two Piece: ''Modern Gothic'' Limited Edition Signed by Mugnaini & ''The Stone Mason'' Also Signed
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art by Joseph Mugnaini -- Lot of Two Piece: ''Modern Gothic'' Limited Edition Signed by Mugnaini & ''The Stone Mason'' Also Signed

        Est: $500 - $750

        Joseph Mugnaini signed art prints from Ray Bradbury's personal collection. Signed print titled ''Modern Gothic'' is a limited edition numbered 1/25. The other signed print is titled ''The Stone Mason''. ''Modern Gothic'' is matted and framed to an overall size of 14.75'' x 19.5''. ''The Stone Mason'' is unframed, measuring 11.25'' x 19''. Both pieces show toning and foxing. Very good. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Trio of Sketches by Joseph Mugnaini for ''The Meadow''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Trio of Sketches by Joseph Mugnaini for ''The Meadow''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned Joseph Mugnaini sketches for his story ''The Meadow''. Bradbury first wrote the tale for radio and later adapted it as a stage show and short story. Lot of three sketches all share an image of a man carrying a large beam. Two of the sheets measure 7.5'' x 10'' and the third 5.25'' x 7.75''. Toning and creasing. Very good. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art for ''The Martian Chronicles'' -- Pair of Etchings by Mugnaini, ''Baroque With Red Mama''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Art for ''The Martian Chronicles'' -- Pair of Etchings by Mugnaini, ''Baroque With Red Mama''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Pair of etchings by Joseph Mugnaini titled, ''Baroque With Red Mama'', art for Ray Bradbury's ''Martian Chronicles'', from the author's personal collection. One etching is a limited edition, numbered 1 of 25, signed by the artist and dated 1968. Matted and framed to an overall size of 27'' x 22.25''. The second is a mirror image of the first, an etching and aquatint artist's proof signed by the artist and dated 1971. Measures 22.25'' x 15''. Limited edition etching has not been removed from the frame but appears near fine. Aquatint shows some toning, else near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Moonscape Prints for Ray Bradbury -- One Is for His Publication, ''The Martian Chronicles''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Moonscape Prints for Ray Bradbury -- One Is for His Publication, ''The Martian Chronicles''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Pair of Joseph Mugnaini prints from Ray Bradbury's personal collection. The first piece is a silkscreen labeled B4 of 200 prints, meaning Bon a Tirer proof, or the very last trial proof before printing the final edition. Scene is an eerie pair of archways set perpendicular to each other, with a large moon hovering above. Archways stand alone and lead nowhere, surrounded by leafless trees on a red and purple ground. Measures 9.5'' x 12.5''. The second piece is an offset lithograph titled by hand in pencil, ''The Towers for Ray / 2nd proof / Martian Chronicles''. In it, a building is topped with spires, with several others like it in the background against an orange sky. A black moon eclipses a yellow sun in the distance. Dates to circa 1980. Measures 10.5'' x 14.5''. Pieces are near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Relief Prints From ''The Martian Chronicles''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Pair of Joseph Mugnaini Relief Prints From ''The Martian Chronicles''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned art by Joseph Mugnaini for ''The Martian Chronicles''. According to a typed label affixed to verso of one of the frames, these scenes were used as chapter headings in Bradbury's popular book. Lot comprises 2 framed relief prints of ''The Peace Offering'' and ''The Benediction of the Rocket'', both titled ''Martian Chronicles'' and signed in pencil by the artist. The former depicts a figure wearing a cape and wielding a large, cannon-like object. The latter is of a priest in robes, appearing to oversee a rocket explosion. Prints are matted and framed to an overall size of 20'' x 16.5'' and 19.25'' x 16.25''. Near fine. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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      • Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Mugnaini Art for ''The Martian Chronicles''
        Sep. 25, 2014

        Ray Bradbury Personally Owned Mugnaini Art for ''The Martian Chronicles''

        Est: $500 - $750

        Ray Bradbury personally owned art by Joseph Mugnaini for ''The Martian Chronicles''. Lot comprises 6 black and white prints from circa 1970: (1-2) two instances of ''The Peace Offering'' as signed limited edition relief prints. Art depicts a figure wearing a cape and wielding a large, cannon-like object. Both are signed along the bottom in pencil, ''Mugnaini / Martian Chronicles''; (3-4) pair of identical prints on newsprint of ''Biggs Fighting in the Martian Canal'' depicting a two-toned figure stretched across a horizon; (5) print on newsprint of ''The Praying Mantis Vehicle'' depicting a man riding a giant praying mantis over a planet,; (6) print on newsprint of ''The Benediction of the Rocket'' depicting a priest in robes, a rocket and 5 other priests in a single-file line on the horizon. The latter 4 pieces each measure 18'' x 12''. The first two measure 15.25'' x 10.5''. Some creasing to relief prints and overall toning to newsprint pieces, very good overall. With a COA from the Ray Bradbury estate.

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