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    Chris Achilleos - Heavy Metal Poster Painting Original Art (1981). Rock on, art lovers, with Chris Achilleos' most famous and -- in the minds of many fans -- his best painting! "Heavy Metal" showcased animated science fiction and starred the iconic fantasy heroine, Taarna. The movie featured eight stories linked together by the "Loc-Nar," a glowing sphere, unbounded by time or space, which represents "the sum of all evils." The Loc-Nar demonstrates its capacity for evil and its malevolent influence and manipulation of human affairs. Chris Achilleos' career has spanned over three decades and he has painted magazine and video covers, posters, and album sleeves, as well as hundreds of stunning book covers during the seventies and eighties for the fantasy classics of such legends as Robert E. Howard, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Michael Moorcock, and J. R. R. Tolkien. This eye-popping masterwork has an overall size of 36" x 49", and the art is framed and in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2007
    18th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
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