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    Milton Caniff Stick to your inkpots, Kid! Illustration Original Art (1978). Milton Caniff, famed for Terry and the Pirates and Steve Canyon, often told of how his mentor, Columbus, Ohio-based cartoonist Billy Ireland, had urged him to give up on an acting career and keep drawing. This autobiographical cartoon captures that moment in fond detail. It was published in the 2007 Fantagraphics book Meanwhile... A Biography of Milton Caniff. Vibrant brush work and atmospheric crosshatching. Ink over graphite on Bristol board, with painted white highlights. Image area, 8.5" x 11". Faint tanning. Generally Excellent condition. From A Collection of Great Cartoonists and Illustrators.

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    September, 2016
    18th Sunday
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