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    Charles Vess - Original Cover Art Painting for Books of Magic: Bindings (DC, 1995). This stunning cover features Neil Gaiman's Death and Fairy Queen Titania from his Sandman and Death comics, as well as series star Tim Hunter. Charles Vess is unquestionably one of the finest watercolorists around. Watercolor is considered by many artists to be the most difficult medium to use, but Vess executes his illustrations with a skill that belies the stated difficulty. He details his watercolors with ink to produce a clean, brightly colored image appealing to both the comic book and fine art collector alike. The black background wash further intensifies the colors, making the image panels appear to hover like windows in space. this wonderful work of art measures approximately 15" x 22", with an approximate image area of 14" x 17.5". The savvy investor won't pass up the chance to own this painting.

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