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    Gil Kane - Original Cover Art for Tomb of Dracula #15 (Marvel, 1973). Gil Kane felt he did his best work for Marvel during the early- to mid-'70s. This excellent example supports that sentiment. His use of foreshortening on figures, and forced perspective on background detail, exaggerated the drama in the images which made him a favorite cover artist among Marvelites during that time period. The hunter in this cover is placed at a vantage point that seems to enlarge Dracula's stature and increases the significance of his act. This piece measures approximately 11.5" x 16.5". The logo mast is a stat, as well as the word balloons. This cover art has minor staining and white-out, which doesn't detract from the overall appeal of the image.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2002
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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