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Set sail with Pirates for Yoe Books and Clover Press!

Eisner added a depth of authenticity to this story by having characters talk like pirates -- and while this may be annoying to read for some -- it's honestly delightful, and pulls you into the story."Daffy & Dilly" be Frank Frazetta, is another favorite of mine This animal comic is cute, and while it doesn't[...]

Frank Frazetta Original Artwork, Up for Auction at Heritage – From Glenn Danzig

Such as a number of pages from the late, great Frank Frazetta.Frank Frazetta Swordsmen in the Sky Paperback Novel Cover Painting Original Art (Ace, 1964). The year 1963 saw a flood of paperback reprints with all-new covers by Frank Frazetta There were approximately 14 of them, mostly Tarzan and Carson of Venus related So by 1964, when this title was released, a[...]

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When Frank Cho Got to Hold Jonathan Ross's Frank Frazetta Original Art

Both in his home and his studio.And getting to hold a Frank Frazetta original while surrounded by original art from John Byrne, Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko and more You may begin your own weeping now.It's always good to have somewhere to keep all your stuff...He's not the only visiting celebrity to receive the royal Ross[...]

'Vampirella' Tarot Cards To Hit Shelves By Halloween

These cover images helped to define the horror comic genre with master illustrators like Frank Frazetta, Sanjulian, Bill Hughes, Jose Gonzalez, Enrich, Esteban Maroto, and Paul Gulacy, along with a host of other legendary contributing artists. This set of 78 Vampirella tarot cards illustrates the major and minor arcana and comes in a deluxe illustrated box with[...]

Bleeding Cool Celebrates LGBTQ Creators For Pride Month

While the series is named for its homicidal vigilante character, the protagonist is a trans cop navigating her way through the sexism and transphobia of her colleagues while investigation a series of murders before the title character forces her to face her own existential issues. Dan Wickline thinks we should all remember Jeffrey Catherine Jones:Called the[...]

Classic Vampirella Images To Be Used In Tarot Card Deck

 Vampirella found her new home in March of 2010 when Dynamite Entertainment acquired the rights to the character from Harris Comics, and she has since appeared in a number of successful on-going series with the publisher.The Vampirella Tarot Cards will feature the artwork of some of the all-time masters of the craft, including Frank Frazetta,[...]

On This Day In Pop Culture History For February 9

Stiglitz economist, Nobel laureate (1943), Alice Walker author (1944), Charlie Day actor (1976), Tom Hiddleston actor (1981)[gallery size="medium" ids="608663,608647,608661"]Today's Comic Birthdays include Tim Truman (1956), Mary Jo Duffy (1954), William Christensen (1973) Bleeding Cool and Avatar press publisher, and Frank Frazetta (1928)[gallery size="medium" ids="608660,608658,608650"] Frank Frazetta is one of the all-time greats Lets end today by checking out a bunch of his art.[gallery columns="2" size="medium" ids="608649,608651,608652,608653,608654,608655,608656"][...]

Torro Studios Crafts Limited Edition Frazetta's Barbarian Mask

Came across this today and it seems like a great gift idea for Frank Frazetta fans (with some extra cash) Torro Studios have crafted a limited run of Frazetta's Barbarian Collectible Masks, based on one of the most iconic images in sci-fi / fantasy.The masks are limited to a run of only 100, are all[...]

An Exclusive Look Inside The Art Of Painted Comics

The book is written by Christopher Lawrence and takes a look at the works of painters like Alex Ross, Frank Frazetta, Joe Jusko, Bill Sienkiewicz and many more The 300 page tome looks at the history of paintings in comics and pulp covers going all the way back to the days of Doc Savage and[...]

The Largest Frank Frazetta Sale Ever, On This Friday

Most of the work of legendary illustrator Frank Frazetta is sold privately these days Recent sales include a Conan The Destroyer painting for $1.5 million, Conan The Conqueror for $1 million The cover to Weird Fantasy #29 sold for $380,000, while a John Carter/Swords of Mars painting sold for $350,000.On December 11th, Profile In History will be auctioning off[...]

Frank Frazetta Superman Sketch Sells For Over $35,000

But this Superman sketch by Frank Frazetta sold for a lot more, $35,420. The auction also saw another Superman piece, a rare Superman linen-mounted one-sheet for the movie serial released by Columbia in 1948, sell for $16,761.While the Official Green Hornet Working Black Beauty Dashboard boxed Remco set , setimated to sell between $2,000 to $5,000, tripled that high by selling at $14,055.Checked[...]

Original Art From Dark Knight To Shuster Superman To Frazetta At Heritage Auctions – And A Way To Fund Kubert School Scholarships

Here are just a few of the higlights...A page from Dark Knight Triumphant by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson.A 1940s sketch of Superman by Joe Shuster. A page of Watchmen by Dave Gibbons.A Curt Swan Superboy cover...Sam Keith on Sandman...  Jack Kirby drawing the Inhumans for Fantastic Four, A John Byrne/Terry Austin splash page from Uncanny X-Men.An Alex Raymond[...]

Swipe File: Frank Frazetta And Gearhearts

The image to the left features in Gearhearts: Steam-Punk & Glamor Revue #1 page 11 from comics publisher Antarctic Press.The image on the right is from Legacy: Selected Paintings & Drawings by Frank Frazetta.Note the removal of signature along the way.. no credit was given to Frazetta...In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each[...]

Robert Rodriguez's Fire And Ice Remake Heads To Sony

The original animated film was by Ralph Bakshi and legendary artist Frank Frazetta based on Frazetta's artwork.Sony hopes to use the new film to launch a franchise inspired by the worlds painted by the master artist.For Rodriguez, a long time friend of the now departed Frazetta, this is a chance to pay homage to the artist[...]

Action Comics #1 In 3.0 CGC Sells For Over Three Hundred Grand, Frank Frazetta Art Sells For Close To Two Hundred Grand

This made it the third highest grossing auction in comic book history.The auctions also included $179, 250 for Frank Frazetta’s original paperback book cover painting for Jongor Fights Back, a Journey Into Mystery #83 with the first appearance of the Marvel Thor selling for $179,250, a CGC 7.0 graded Pep Comics #22, the first appearance of Archie selling for $143,400,[...]

Swipe File: Rick Parker And Frank Frazetta's Weird Fantasies

From Papercutz artist Rick Parker (also former Marvel letterer and artist on Marvel's Beavis and Butt-head), we have Weird Zombie-Fantasy...And from Frank Frazetta, we have Weird Science-Fantasy from EC.Rick Parker explains the genesis of this incredibly detailed parody cover: "I was a kid in the mid 50's when those EC covers and MAD Comics came[...]

$5.8 Million In Sales at 100% Sell-Through Comic And Art Auction

All 1,700 lots sold during the auction held Nov 21-23 in Beverly Hills.The top selling comic of the day was Tales of Suspense #39 CGC 9.6 that sold for $262,900.00. Other top sellers:The Avengers #1, CGC NM 9.4, for $89,625.Original cover art for Conan the Barbarian #4 for $87,235.Journey Into Mystery #83, CGC NM- 9.2, ended at[...]

Don And Maggie Thompson's Million Dollar Collection To Go To Auction

Also an original painting by Frank Frazetta depicting a barbarian being jolted by a bolt of lightning from the heavens that could sell for $75,000+ An original October 20th 1968 Sunday strip from Peanuts estimated at $50,000+ Page 14 from Fantastic Four #55 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott estimated at $50,000+ and a hand[...]