Ron Cobb's original concept art of the Narcissus shuttle from Alien
Original concept art of the “Narcissus” shuttle from Alien. Original concept art depicting the “Narcissus”, a satellite ship of the mothership “Nostromo”, for the sci-fi/horror classic Alien. Accomplished in ink, pencil and gouache on 16.5 x 23 in. artist vellum leaf. Illustration depicts the ship fleeing an explosion. Lower border features, handwritten: “Alien”, The Narcissus” and artist’s signature “R. Cobb” in the lower right corner of image. Handwritten “#697 Colour Neg.” and “A918 Blk + Wht” in pencil and ink on verso.