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    Frank Miller New Adventures of Superboy #51 Cover Original Art (DC, 1984). An incredible take on Superboy. The sad and melancholy image at the bottom is simply stuffed with that marvelous Frank Miller detail! This was for a re-telling of "Superboy's Last Day In Smallville" from Superman #97, in 1955. This was not the very last issue of the New Adventures of Superboy, but very close to it. It would have been a great last cover, as Crisis on Infinite Earths was looming up in DC's future just one year away. Created in ink over graphite on Bristol board with an image area of 9.75" x 15". There is a paper frame pasted on the left side to correct the cover ratio. The DC bullet, issue/price box, the billboard signage, and the UPC box are all printed paste-up. The board is toned, with very slight discoloration in places. It is signed "To Bob -- Frank Miller" on the lower left of the image area. In Very Good condition.

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