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    Frank Frazetta Hand Colored/Remarqued/Signed Buck Rogers/Famous Funnies Weird Science-Fantasy #29 Print #1/8 (1971). This is an outstanding offering on many levels -- first, the subject has mass appeal and notoriety, secondly, Frank Frazetta is considered by many to be the greatest artist who ever worked in comic books, and best of all, this piece represents what is perhaps the quintessential Frazetta comic book cover, which ended up, in altered form, on Weird Science-Fantasy #29. This scene was originally drawn as a cover for Famous Funnies, but it was rejected for its overt violence. The scene is extremely well executed, bright, bold, and evocative. This print was a very small edition. The artist's hand is evident throughout the piece in the beautiful and intricate hand coloring. It is hand signed, dated, and numbered by Frazetta, with a beautiful 4.5" x 2.5" ink sketch of a female nude, remarqued in the lower right corner. The print's main image area is approximately 12.5" x 16", and the piece is in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2013
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 25
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