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    Mike Ploog - Original Cover Art for Marvel Premiere #5 (Marvel, 1972). The first of three consecutive Doctor Strange covers Ploog did for Marvel Premiere, this is a very EC-esque image of a monstrous claw breaking through the earth to claim the soul of the Master of the Mystic Arts. Extensive white-out in the area behind Strange's head, and below the wrist of the foreground arm, and a circular stat (which hid Ploog's signature!) is missing from the lower left corner. The art has also, unfortunately, been folded in half at some point, and there is a noticeable horizontal crease through the center of the board. Still, a very evocative image, and a nice early Ploog cover, factors that more than compensate for the minor condition problems. 11.5" x 17.5" on standard Marvel stock.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2002
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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