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    Al Avison - Original Cover Art for Witches Tales #9 (Harvey, 1952). In this weird, wild cover, a menacing, heavily-fanged oriental monstrosity holds an unconscious woman over a burning vat, surrounded by Chinese dragons, while a manacled man watches on helplessly. This memorable image of a Chinatown gone wrong is penciled and inked by well-known comic craftsman, Al Avison. The overall art size is 13.75" x 21.5" with a 12.25" x 19" image area. The art is in great condition, with some very slight aging apparent, mostly along the extreme edges. Some of the logo and text are modern replacements.

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    Auction Dates
    Dec-Jan, 2004
    21st-4th Sunday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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