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Eric Ladd
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Posted: 13 March 2018 at 3:17pm | IP Logged | 1 post reply

Interesting Batman commission in graphite by Greg Ruth.


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Robert Shepherd
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Posted: 13 March 2018 at 3:41pm | IP Logged | 2 post reply

Eric, that Batman commission is soooo cooool
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Bert Kruger
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Charles Valderrama
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Posted: 28 March 2018 at 3:06pm | IP Logged | 4 post reply

This Galactus commission by JB...... WOW!!


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Peter Martin
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Posted: 28 March 2018 at 5:03pm | IP Logged | 5 post reply

What is with artists called Greg?

The Batman commission looks like it might have been ever so slightly influenced by this photo:

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Eric Ladd
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Posted: 29 March 2018 at 9:13am | IP Logged | 6 post reply

Speaking of inspiration. I think we know what inspired this image by Pascal Blanché.


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Ian David
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Posted: 01 April 2018 at 6:25pm | IP Logged | 7 post reply


Always enjoyed this one from Mtr Ditko. Nice paranoic quality.
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Adam Schulman
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Posted: 03 April 2018 at 11:58am | IP Logged | 8 post reply

This Galactus commission by JB...... WOW!!

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I meant to say earlier -- just as JB "owns" the Thing, he also "owns" Galactus. To quote the old song, nobody does it better.
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Charles Valderrama
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Personally (I've probably said this too often!), I think JB "owns" Wolverine too, 'specially out of costume:


-C!
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Vinny Valenti
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It was the above commission that gave me what I needed to go ahead with my request to recreate the death of Guardian scene. I needed something to give it oomph since the original panel was not an action scene, but when I saw the grey tones on this one, I thought "That's it!"
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Adam Schulman
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Personally (I've probably said this too often!), I think JB "owns" Wolverine too, 'specially out of costume

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Him too. Or at least he "owns" Logan as much as Dave Cockrum does. 
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Robert Shepherd
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Posted: 13 April 2018 at 6:38pm | IP Logged | 12 post reply

I don't think I've seen that Logan shot before. I love seeing the added grey tones.
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Peter Martin
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Posted: 14 April 2018 at 7:49pm | IP Logged | 13 post reply

JB's grey tones not only rock my world, but (and this is scary to grok), JB's work beyond simple black and white has been rocking my world for more than a quarter of a century.

I LOVED the art on Namor and a major part of that was the beautiful duo-tone. The use of grey-tones on the commissions outdoes even that. I don't think there is a single grey-tone commission that I don't think is brilliant.
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Charles Valderrama
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Posted: 10 May 2018 at 3:14pm | IP Logged | 14 post reply

Love this splash from Avengers West Coast #51 - the reflection looks so weird... in a good way!!


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Eric Ladd
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Posted: 11 May 2018 at 7:49am | IP Logged | 15 post reply

In light of the price this piece just closed at auction, I give you Death Dealer 6 by Frank Frazetta.


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Bert Kruger
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Posted: 13 May 2018 at 1:24pm | IP Logged | 16 post reply

Moon Knight by Denys Cowan
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Eric Ladd
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Art like this transports me right back into adolescence.

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Bert Kruger
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Charles Valderrama
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Posted: 29 May 2018 at 10:31am | IP Logged | 19 post reply

Beautiful Batman piece by the legend...




-C!
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Adam Schulman
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Posted: 29 May 2018 at 11:55am | IP Logged | 20 post reply

How recent is the Neal Adams Batman? Looks very "vintage-style."
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Charles Valderrama
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Posted: 03 June 2018 at 2:15pm | IP Logged | 21 post reply

Despite the vintage look, I think Adams drew this not too many years ago... wish I could be more accurate but I don't own the piece.

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Wallace Sellars
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Posted: 03 June 2018 at 4:37pm | IP Logged | 22 post reply

That Neal Adams Batman is sweet!
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Jason K Fulton
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Posted: 03 June 2018 at 5:21pm | IP Logged | 23 post reply


I should have this beauty in about a month. I've been lucky enough to get five Byrne FF pages so far, but this will be the best one on my walls. Great shot of Sue, Reed doing Reed stuff, BYRNETECH, that great Kirby-esque close-up of Galactus, and that final shot of a defiant Reed. I will give this page a good home!
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Wallace Sellars
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Posted: 04 June 2018 at 8:48am | IP Logged | 24 post reply

Congrats, Jason! There's even a shot of Benjamin J. Grimm using his
monstrous muscles!
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Jason K Fulton
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Posted: 04 June 2018 at 1:39pm | IP Logged | 25 post reply

And he's helping Reed do science stuff! John really knocked it out of the park with the Galactus Trilogy.
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