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    Al Avison - Original Cover Art for Witches Tales #6 (Harvey, 1951). You can almost hear the bricks being layed into place as the putrid smell of the horrific scene envelopes the helpless victim, in this awe-inspiring cover by Harvey workhorse Al Avison. Due to Harvey's practice of removing or, in this case, cutting away title stats to be used for subsequent issues, Heritage Comics has had this outstanding piece professionally restored so as to present it in a way that best reflects the original intent of the artist. The title mast area has been reproduced and then attached along the top edge of the piece. The text box in the image area is the original paste up that was put onto an acetate overlay at the right edge and can be lifted so as to see the artwork beneath as a whole. Otherwise, this piece is in great shape with minor staining and use of white-out. The overall size of the piece is approximately 12" x 18"

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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