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    Joel F. Naprstek - Original Cover Art for Superman: The Man of Steel Annual #6 (DC, 1997). Ah, the pulps. Named after the cheap paper on which they were printed, the pulps were the precursors to the comic books -- prose-filled magazines and novels about dashing detectives, mysterious avengers, and out-of-this-world adventurers. And so it's entirely appropriate for DC's 1997 batch of annuals to pay homage to their predecessors. Cover artist Joel Naprstek is a veteran illustrator whose work has been featured on TV and in books, magazines, and comics. His fondness for pulp heroes is shown in his outstanding depiction of Superman. Overall size is 14" x 16" with an image area of 10.5" x 12.5". Painted in acrylic on illustration paper, this sumptuous art is a gem. Signed by Joel Naprstek.

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