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    Bernie Wrightson - Original Unused Cover Art Rough to Batman: The Cult #2 (DC, 1988). Best known for his work on Swamp Thing, Bernie Wrightson is equally adept at rendering superheroes, as he proves with this magnificent piece. Looser than a typical finished piece by this modern master of horror, it still manages to project an eerie foreboding quality that transfixes the viewer. If you compare this piece with the final cover image, you'll find that the entire composition and perspective changed dramatically making this a unique work of art that any Wrightson fan would be proud to own. This very clean piece is in outstanding condition. The 12"x17.75" image has been matted on a 20"x27" piece of foam board and is signed at the bottom left corner.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2002
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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