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    Dick Ayers Tales to Astonish #55 "Giant-Man" Story Page 9 Original Art (Marvel Comics, 1964). Henry "Giant-Man" Pym's flattery brings Jan "Wasp" Van Dyne to almost a tearful state as he tries to motivate her to get busy with a search for a villain known as the Human Top. Lurking nearby is the Human Top himself. Pym proposes to order his "legion of ants" - he also is known as Ant-Man - to scout around for the Top. But the Top strikes first, in a speedy move that a rival publisher's Flash might envy. (The Top would change his name to Whirlwind in The Avengers #46.) Stan Lee's character-rich dialogue touches on the Wasp's vanity amidst the heroic business. Ayers' rock-solid artwork sometimes is mistaken for the style of Jack Kirby, given Ayers' long history as a definitive inker of Kirby's penciling. Ink over graphite on Bristol board. Image area, 12.5" x 18.75". In Excellent condition, with marginal editorial markings.


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