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    Robb Phipps and Bill Carter - Phantom Lady #17 "SOTI" Cover Recreations Original Art Group of 2 (c. 2000s). Two artists have each recreated the infamous cover for Phantom Lady #17. The original comic cover was featured in Dr. Fredric Wertham's book Seduction of the Innocent, bearing a caption that read: "Sexual stimulation by combining 'headlights' with a sadist's dream of tying up a woman." That makes this the most sought-after "headlight" cover in all of fandom. First up, there is a full color piece by Robb Phipps produced in ink, and color marker, over graphite on 11" x 17" Bristol board. There is a tiny abrasion in the top margin that was there at the time of creation (as it has color over the top of it), and the piece is signed in the lower right. The second work is a black and white recreation by Bill Carter that includes the logo and all cover text. It is on bright white 11" x 17" Bristol board and in Excellent condition. From the Ethan Roberts Estate Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th-18th Sunday-Sunday
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