Chesley Bonestall (2) Feb 22, 2009 4 min read In: Art Illustration Retro Sci-Fi By: Kieran 2 Comments Vintage Space Art from it’s founder; master-painter Chesley Bonestell (1888-1986). This explosive depiction of Sun and Planets gives a striking impression of not just the Star’s giant mass but also it’s immense solar energy… Chesley’s official site is at http://www.bonestell.org/ TwitterFacebookGoogle PREVIOUS Philippe Caza (1) NEXT Angus Mckie (3) Wilson McLean – Dilation EffectFeb 15, 2010 Shusei Nagaoka (1) Space Flower & StationNov 16, 2009 Werner Ruhner – Der Purpurne PlanetMar 19, 2010 2 Comments scott 8 years ago i think the date of death is wrong here. 1986? Kie 8 years ago Thanks Scott – I do don’t think you can get to that level of artistry aged minus years old! Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Your Message Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.