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    Frank Frazetta - Original Preliminary Sketch for Death Dealer #3 (undated). Probably one of Frazetta's most unforgettable images is the powerful "Death Dealer," a menacing, shadowy figure holding a bloody axe, high above a mass of snarling demons. Only a master painter like Frazetta could bring style and grace to creatures so grim. This version of the Death Dealer was painted in oils in 1986. This rough color sketch measures 5" x 6.75" and is attractively matted. Painted in oil, the rich, vibrant color scheme is there, along with a very loose interpretation of the demon horde below. It's sort of a short-hand version of the final piece. The work is in excellent condition, with some minor stains along the edges, obviously made by Frazetta himself, when painting this sketch. Here is a rare opportunity to own a small part of this iconic masterpiece. Signed by Frank Frazetta.

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    February, 2004
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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