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    Gary Hallgren San Francisco Comic Book #4 Back Cover Original Art and Color Proof Sheet Group of 2 (San Francisco Comic Book Co., 1972-73). Hallgren's tantalizing come-on image, as much a poster as a cartoon, is one of the finer attributes of an issue that also includes such all-star Underground Comix talent as Manuel "Spain" Rodriguez, Kim Deitch, and Jay Lynch. The published version found Hallgren applying hand-painted colors to a photostatic copy (proof included), but this unembellished B&W piece is all the better for its high-contrast starkness. Some readers have found the logotype/title difficult to read; it spells out, "Live Dangerous." Ink over graphite on Bristol board with an image area of 10.5" x 15". Light toning. Excellent condition. From the Eric Sack Collection.

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