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    Lou Fine - Jumbo Comics "Count of Monte Cristo" Page Original Art (Fiction House, circa 1940).
    Lou Fine dazzled his cartooning peers with his sterling adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' Count of Monte Cristo. Working closely with fellow comics legend Will Eisner, Lou Fine excelled at the art of inking with a brush. Eisner once remarked, "Lou was the only guy in the shop besides me who used a Japanese brush. When he picked it up, he put me to shame. He began to feather with it. I was good at it, but not as good as Lou. What a line!" This episode most likely ran in an early issue of Jumbo Comics. This page has an image area of 15.5" x 22.5". The paper has aged, and it retains its original title logo; otherwise, the art is in Good condition.


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    November, 2007
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
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