Atom Bomb Hits New York City: Illustration for "Hiroshima, U.S.A." in Collier's, 5 August 1950, cover
Oil on paper laid on board
Overall: 21 1/2 x 18 in. (54.6 x 45.7 cm)
Signed and inscribed at lower left in oil: "Chesley Bonestell"
Landscape depicting an atom bomb striking just below midtown Manhattan.
This painting served as the cover illustration for the August 5, 1950 issue of Collier's magazine.
Gift of Chesley Bonestell
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