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    Joe Orlando Weird Fantasy #11 "The Thing in the Jar" Title Page 1 Original Art (EC, 1952). In the opener for this yelp-yarn, the macabre mood is set in panel one as an eerie death's head is reflected off a Massachusetts farm pond, and a decaying steer still has his mouth in the poisoned water after his last drink. Joe Orlando is an underrated EC artist, and this title page is a first-rate example of his solid work for the company. He makes the whole mise-en-scene believable, and beautifully renders the background details and textures. This 13" x 18" EC chiller is exceptionally clean, with a little overall paper aging; otherwise. it's in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2012
    26th-28th Thursday-Saturday
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