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    George Evans Barnstormer Original Art (1993). Evans, one of the comics' great aviation artists, depicts a birdwing monoplane as it attempts to clear an airstrip fence. The cryptic signage (left) lends an air of mystery. Evans had graced many a story of warfare and horror at EC Comics during the 1950s; developed a new following at the Warren Publ. horror comics of the 1960s; and served as a steady (unbilled) backup artist on the newspaper strip Terry and the Pirates. His technique here is looser and more spontaneous than most of his published work, with a typically sturdy compositional construction. Personalized inscription at lower right. Ink over graphite on Bristol board. Image area, 11" x 9". Marginal stain-spotting at right. Excellent condition.

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    April, 2018
    15th Sunday
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