Matt Jefferies Early Concept Starship Art
Manufacturer: Paramount - Matt Jefferies
Dimensions: About 28 cm x 21 cm
Notes: Star Trek 1966 TOS The Original Series: the most important and “one of a kind” handmade artwork (1965) about the U.S.S. ENTERPRISE NCC 1701.
This handmade artwork was realized by Matt Jefferies, TOS art director and production designer, and it is the first IDEA ever …the first artwork ever …realized about the development of the first starship ENTERPRISE!
It is the “Holy grail” of Star Trek artworks!!!
This original artwork has been published in several books and magazines, and also in numerous web-sites.
See below the scans of the book “STAR TREK Sketchbook The Original Series” for the best article about it!
The artwork is drawn on light yellow paper, signed by Matt Jefferies and on the back is numbered “200”.
Who is Matt Jefferies: http://memory-alpha.wikia.com
DESIGNING THE ENTERPRISE EXTERIOR Matt Jefferies We all know what the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 looks like - many fans see it every day, and there are numerous shots of the exterior in every single TOS episode. What many do not know, however, is how the exterior of the Enterprise was developed. Walter Matt Jefferies, a skilled aviator and mechanical artist, designed both the interior and exterior of the original Enterprise. …