Category: moon

“Tranquility Base” on the Moon, pi…

“Tranquility Base” on the Moon, pictured in Revell box art for an Apollo 11 model, 1969.

Italian poster art for Moon Zero Two, 1969.

Italian poster art for Moon Zero Two, 1969.

1875 poster for “Le voyage dans la Lune,” an o…

1875 poster for “Le voyage dans la Lune,” an operetta inspired by Jules Verne. Artwork by Edward Ancourt.

(Bibliothèque Nationale de France)

Apollo 11 lands on the Moon, painted by Pierre…

Apollo 11 lands on the Moon, painted by Pierre Mion for National Geographic, 1969.

Earth and Moon, as seen during the Apollo 11 m…

Earth and Moon, as seen during the Apollo 11 mission, July 16-24, 1969.

Art by Jack Kirby and Al Williamson for the co…

Art by Jack Kirby and Al Williamson for the cover of Race for the Moon, #3, Harvey Comics, 1958.

Silk-screen poster for Conquest of Space, 1955…

Silk-screen poster for Conquest of Space, 1955.

Looking inside an Apollo moonsuit, illustrated…

Looking inside an Apollo moonsuit, illustrated by Paul Calle, 1969.

Looking out the window of the Apollo 11 comman…

Looking out the window of the Apollo 11 command module, July 21, 1969.

July 20, 1969 — Before he could take a giant l…

July 20, 1969 — Before he could take a giant leap for mankind, Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin took some awkward steps as he wriggled his way out of the lunar module and climbed down the ladder to the surface of the Moon.

(NASA)