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    Sam Kieth Marvel Comics Presents #85 Cover Wolverine Original Art (Marvel, 1991). Sam Kieth's very first Wolverine cover is an iconic image of Logan. More savage, more primal, and definitely more massive than he had been seen before. This was the perfect follow-up to Barry Windsor-Smith's acclaimed "Weapon X" run in Marvel Comics Presents. Kieth is also well remembered by fans for his surreal series The Maxx, which would be published by Image Comics just two years after this piece. The cover was created in ink over blue pencil on Bristol board with an image area of 11.5" x 15". All corner box art, logo, and header info is paste-up (some of which is coming loose). There is some glue residue on Wolverine's left thigh. There was also residue in the lower right above Kieth's signature from a missing paste-up. This has mostly been covered up with whiteout. There is also whiteout art correction in a few places. The reverse side of the board has some very light blue pencil sketches of a skull-faced character. In Very Good condition.

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