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    Barry Smith, Tom Sutton, and Tom Palmer Conan the Barbarian #8 Splash Page 1 Original Art (Marvel, 1971). By Crom's tangled beard, this is one fine looking splash-page by Barry Windsor-Smith! Many fans will remember this image as one of the trippy silk-screened blacklight posters by Third Eye, Inc. from the early 1970s. The full body figure of Conan standing 9.5" tall is very choice. Windsor-Smith's detailed backgrounds and fantastic figure work made this book a treat for the eye. Marvel's Conan comic was one of the main reasons for a resurgence in Robert E. Howard fandom that is still going strong today. Interest in Conan pages is still going gangbusters, especially for such an incredible full-figure splash by the comic artist who brought the character to life! Produced in ink over graphite on Bristol board with an image area of 10" x 15" (counting indicia). The page is slightly tanned, with some paste-up residue, and production tape on the credits. There is minor amounts of whiteout art corrections and slight corner wear. Overall in Very Good condition.

    More information about Barry Smith, also known as Smith, Barry, Barry Smith, Barry Windsor-Smith.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    19th-21st Thursday-Saturday
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