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    Gil Kane and Pablo Marcos John Carter, Warlord of Mars #5 Cover Original Art (Marvel, 1977). Barbarians, swords, a beautiful woman, all with a science-fiction setting... this is exactly Gil Kane's wheelhouse! Don't neglect Tars Tarkas in the background. This is a winner, created in ink over graphite on 11" x 17" Bristol board. The header/logo/corner box are a stat paste-up. Signed by the artists on the upper left of the image area. There were minor modifications made (most likely on a stat) before publication. Specifically the UPC box was moved to the left, with new art added to fill the gap, and Carter's sword was angled down more, so it did not run off the edge of the cover. This is the original art used, however. In Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2018
    22nd-24th Thursday-Saturday
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