Don Dixon's Astronomical Art Portfolio

September 13 2016

  • 256-Sun-Over-Mercury
    the sun rises over the edge of a large crater on Mercury - painting by Don Dixon
  • Sunrise over the Caloris Basin on Mercury
    The sun blazes above the desolate landscape of Mercury, cover November, 1997, Scientific American - acrylic and gouache painting by Don Dixon
  • Sunrise on Mercury
    Sunrise on Mercury - wisps of the solar corona herald sunrise on Mercury - acrylic and gouache painting on illustration board, 1998 by Don Dixon
  • 037-Mercury-Flyby
    Mariner 10 becomes the first spacecraft to visit Mercury. Oil on illustration board, 1975. artwork © Don Dixon/